Black Films and Film-makers: A Comprehensive Anthology from Stereotype to Superhero

By: Patterson, Lindsay, ed.

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[light shelfwear, minor soiling to bottom edge, shallow dent in top edge of rear cover; jacket lightly rubbed, with a bit of wer to edges and extremities, minor paper loss at top of spine]. (B&W photographs) Selected articles and essays from the 1920s to the 1970s. Individual films to which entire pieces are dedicated include THE BIRTH OF A NATION, HEARTS IN DIXIE, CARMEN JONES, SWEET SWEETBACK'S BAADASSSSS SONG, SOUNDER and BOOK OF NUMBERS. Contributors include Albert Johnson, Thomas R. Cripps, Robert Benchley, Edward Mapp, Melvin Van Peebles, Charles Michener, and Pauline Kael. Selected Filmography; Bibliography; Index. This was a review copy, with the original publisher's slip and press release laid in, along with a 5x7 photograph of the editor.

Title: Black Films and Film-makers: A Comprehensive Anthology from Stereotype to Superhero

Author: Patterson, Lindsay, ed.

Illustrator: Illustrated by (dj design) Ivan Paslavsky

Categories: Cinema: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: (c.1975)

ISBN Number: 0-396-06843-X

ISBN Number 13: 9780396068433

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dj

Seller ID: 20909