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The Seventies: The Decade That Changed American Film Forever (Hardcover)

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This book tracks the changing of the guard in the 1970s from the classic Hollywood studio system to a new generation of filmmakers who made personal movies targeted primarily to a thirty-and-under audience. These filmmakers reinvented the content and aesthetics of the medium to show that movies can be more than entertainment.

About the Author


Vincent LoBrutto was an instructor of editing and film history at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan for three decades. He is the author of numerous books on filmmaking, including Stanley Kubrick: A Biography, The Encyclopedia of American Independent Filmmaking, Martin Scorsese: A Biography, and Becoming Film Literate: The Art and Craft of Motion Pictures. LoBrutto is the recipient of the Robert Wise Award for Journalistic Illumination of the Art of Editing.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781538137185
ISBN-10: 1538137186
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: May 12th, 2021
Pages: 248
Language: English