Conversations with Jack Cardiff art, light and direction in cinema by Justin Bowyer

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Published by Batsford, Distributed in the United States and Canada by Sterling Pub. in London, New York, NY .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Cardiff, Jack -- Interviews.,
  • Cinematographers -- Great Britain -- Interviews.,
  • Motion picture producers and directors -- Great Britain -- Interviews.

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Justin Bowyer ; foreword by Mike Figgis.
GenreInterviews.
ContributionsCardiff, Jack.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTR849.C38 B69 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination272 p. :
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3319298M
ISBN 100713488557
LC Control Number2004270428
OCLC/WorldCa52622752

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