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Cinema and the invention of modern life

Cinema and the invention of modern life

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- Social aspects,
  • Popular culture -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Leo Charney, Vanessa R. Schwartz.
    ContributionsCharney, Leo., Schwartz, Vanessa R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.S6 C47 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 409 p. :
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23240120M
    ISBN 100520201116, 0520201124
    LC Control Number95010821

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In order to navigate out of this Reviews: 1. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Although the start of the history of film as an artistic medium is not clearly defined, the commercial, public screening of ten of Lumière brothers' short films in Paris on 28 December can be regarded as the breakthrough of projected cinematographic motion pictures.

There had been earlier cinematographic results and screenings by others, but they lacked either the quality, financial. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Casting aside the traditional conception of film as an outgrowth of photography, theatre, and the novel, the essays in this volume reasses the relationship between the emergence of film and the broader culture of modernity.

Modern life is pretty much a mix of good and bad. There are so many feelings we associate with our lives in the modern world. On the one hand, we are seemingly living on the pinnacle of comfort and happiness; on the other, modern life is fraught with the many tensions and anxieties that come with advancement.Cinema had apostles.

(It was like religion.) Cinema was a crusade. For cinephiles, the movies encapsulated everything. Cinema was both the book of art and the book of life.

As many people have noted, the start of movie making a hundred years ago was, conveniently, a double start.