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Frank Capra (New Index Series No. 3)

By: Griffith, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, British Film Institute: [1951]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11825

Condition: Very Good+


[some scuffing to rear cover along spine, moderate edgewear; stapled binding secure]. (New Index Series) Series (B&W photographs) 38-page monograph on the noted American film director, the first publication (I believe) that was devoted exclusively to his work. Contains a film-by-film discussion of his career, with basic filmographic data for each film, through RIDING HIGH (1950). Also includes "Capra and the Directors' Guild," quoting a letter sent by the director to the New York Times in 1939. Very scarce. View more info

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Anatomy of a Motion Picture

By: Griffith, Richard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: (c.1959)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24541

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj


[minor shelfwear to book, slight sun-browning to bottom edges of boards; jacket lightly rubbed and a bit soiled, tiny chip at top of spine, some edgewear along spine, soiling to edges of rear flap]. (B&W photographs) "This is the story of a movie from inception to release, for both fans and students of the cinema" -- the movie in question being Otto Preminger's ANATOMY OF A MURDER, which was filmed primarily on location in Michigan. The preface is by Robert Traver, author of the book on which the movie was based. It's quite a comprehensive look at the development of a film from the a... View more info

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INTOLERANCE / An Homage to D.W. Griffith

By: {D.W. Griffith} Edlund, Richard (director); Lillian Gish (narrator)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: [Tokyo?], Toshiba Corporation Project Team: [1989]

Seller ID: 18928

ISBN: NO

Condition: Near Fine


[light surface wear and mild rubbing to covers]. (B&W and color photographs, advertisements) Elaborate program for a special presentation in Japan of D.W. Griffith's 1916 masterpiece INTOLERANCE, with musical accompaniment provided by the New Japan Philharmonic and a "Chorus/Special Choir for INTOLERANCE." The screening of the film was accompanied by "An Homage to D.W. Griffith," a 70mm Super Panavision production (projected at 30 frames per second) that was directed by American special effects cinematography wizard Richard Edlund, A.S.C. and featured a narration by the then ... View more info

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Grierson on Documentary

By: {Grierson, John} Hardy, Forsyth, ed., with American notes by Richard Griffith and Mary Losey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: (c.1947)

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 23677

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj


[very slight bumping to a couple of corners, light age-toning to top edge of text block; jacket moderately worn at edges and extremities, front panel a little rubbed]. A collection of the film writings of the pioneer British documentarian John Grierson. View more info