Author:Garcia, Roger, ed.; documentation by Howard Prouty


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Frank Tashlin

By: Garcia, Roger, ed.; documentation by Howard Prouty

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Locarno/London, Éditions du Festival international du film de Locarno, in collaboration with the British Film Institute / Éditions Yellow Now: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19012

ISBN: 0-85170-462-X

Condition: Near Fine

[essentially as new, with very light surface wear to covers, miniscule bumping at spine ends]. Trade PB (B&W photographs, drawings) The first major work on the life and career of this somewhat under-appreciated (except in France) film director, a former cartoonist, animator and comedy gag man who moved into live-action features in the late 1940s, becoming "a major transitional figure, the link between the screwball comedies of Hawks and Sturges, and the modern comedy film." Prepared in conjunction with a retrospective of Tashlin's work presented at the 1994 Locarno Film Festival, the ... View more info