The American Film Institute Desk Reference

The American Film Institute Desk Reference

Book - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
An in-depth resource on the art of filmmaking looks at the history of film, along with information on actors, designers, directors, writers, cinematographers, sound effects, and editors.

DK Publishing
The only source of movie history any fan will want to read. Presented by the American Film Institute, the nation's preeminent organization dedicated to advancing and preserving the art of the moving image, the American Film Institute Desk Reference is the most comprehensive reference book on filmmaking ever published. Providing detailed information on the world of film, its history and its personalities, this single volume is loaded with enough facts and trivia to satisfy any movie buff. Highlighting filmmakers and costume designers, financiers and actors, this complete guide is packed with more than 500 photographs and illustrations, a year by year chronology of film, and many special annotated lists, including the AFI's celebrated list of the 100 Best Films of the Past 100 Years.

Baker
& Taylor

An in-depth resource on the art of filmmaking provides detailed information on the history of film, actors, designers, directors, and more, featuring more than five hundred photographs and illustrations, a year-by-year chronology of movies, and special annotated lists, including the American Film Institute's list of the 100 Best Films of the Past 100 Years.

Publisher: New York : DK, 2002
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 9780789489340
0789489341
Branch Call Number: REF 791.43 AMERI
Characteristics: 608 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Notes: "'A Stonesong Press book'"--Title page verso

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