Download PDF by M. Hammond,M. Williams: British Silent Cinema and the Great War

By M. Hammond,M. Williams

This cutting edge booklet provides for the 1st time targeted histories of the impression of the good battle on British cinema within the silent interval, from genuine battle pictures to fiction filmmaking. In doing so it explores how cinema helped to form the general public reminiscence of the battle throughout the 1920s.

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