The art of the film. An introduction to film appreciation.
London, Readers’ Union & George Allen & Unwin 1950.
8vo. xiii+242pp, 32 photo plates. Publisher’s cloth, damp affected (but internally fresh). Roderick Gradidge’s copy (bookplate & ink ownership inscription).
A Readers’ Union publication (available only to members of the union) introducing the process of film-making and explaining the basic principles of editing, adding soundtracks, cinematography, script-writing and so on, enabling the reader to view films critically.