By James W. Castellan,Ron van Dopperen,Cooper C. Graham
At the beginning of hostilities in global battle I, whilst the us used to be nonetheless impartial, American newsreel businesses and newspapers despatched a brand new type of journalist, the movie correspondent, to Europe to checklist the nice conflict. those pioneering cameramen, acquainted with wearing the Kodaks and Graflexes of nonetheless images, needed to lug bulky apparatus into the trenches. dealing with risky stipulations at the entrance, additionally they risked precis execution as intended spies whereas navigating army purple tape, censorship, and the company pursuits of the movie and newspaper businesses they represented. according to vast learn in eu and American documents, American Cinematographers within the nice conflict, 1914–1918 follows the adventures of those cameramen as they controlled to record and picture the atrocities round them even with huge, immense difficulties.
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American Cinematographers in the Great War, 1914-1918 by James W. Castellan,Ron van Dopperen,Cooper C. Graham