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The Technique of Film Editing (The Library of Communication Techniques)

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First published in 1953, the original English version of the book was reprinted 13 times without a word being changed and in translation it has become the standard work on the subject in the Spanish Czech, Polish and Russian languages. In 1968 the original text was reprinted as it stood, as it was felt that any attempt to revise or reinterpret it could only blur its ...more
Paperback, Second Edition, 416 pages
Published February 25th 1974 by Focal Press (first published February 1968)
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A wonderful book on film editing techniques, shot by shot analyses of many films and the editing choices made to make the rhythm work. One of the editors Karel Reisz editing one of my favourite films: Max Ophuls "Letter from an Unknown Woman".
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