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By André Bazin,Dudley Andrew

André Bazin’s writings on cinema are one of the so much influential reflections at the medium ever written. however, his serious pursuits ranged generally and encompassed the "new media" of the Nineteen Fifties, together with tv, 3D movie, Cinerama, and CinemaScope. Fifty-seven of his stories and essays addressing those new technologies—their creative capability, social effect, and dating to current artwork forms—have been translated the following for the 1st time in English with notes and an creation by way of major Bazin authority Dudley Andrew. those essays convey Bazin’s astute method of various visible media and the relevance of his serious suggestion to our personal period of latest media. an exhilarating spouse to the basic What Is Cinema? volumes, André Bazin’s New Media is superb for school room use and very important for somebody drawn to the background of media.

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