Behind the Mask of Innocence: Sex, Violence, Crime: Films of Social Conscience in the Silent Era pdf epub fb2

Behind the Mask of Innocence: Sex, Violence, Crime: Films of Social Conscience in the Silent Era by Kevin Brownlow pdf epub fb2

Behind the Mask of Innocence: Sex, Violence, Crime:  Films of Social Conscience in the Silent Era Author: Kevin Brownlow
Title: Behind the Mask of Innocence: Sex, Violence, Crime: Films of Social Conscience in the Silent Era
ISBN: 0520076265
ISBN13: 978-0520076266
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Pages: 606 pages
Publisher: University of California Press; New edition edition (June 19, 1992)
Language: English
Category: Humor & Entertainment
Size PDF version: 1521 kb
Size EPUB version: 1662 kb
Subcategory: Movies




Combining film history and social history, Kevin Brownlow surveys the treatment of contemporary social problems by film directors and producers in the early part of the century. This is the definitive history of silent films, documenting many that have been lost or forgotten.