Contributor biographical information for Silent movies : the birth of film and the triumph of movie culture / Peter Kobel ; preface by Martin Scorsese ; introduction by Kevin Brownlow.

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Peter Kobel is the former managing editor of Premiere magazine, and has written for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Entertainment Weekly. Martin Scorsese is one of the most respected and influential directors working today. He also serves as president of the Film Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to film preservation. Kevin Brownlow is a noted film historian and has written extensively on early film, including THE PARADE'S GONE BY and BEHIND THE MASK OF INNOCENCE.

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Silent films -- History and criticism.