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TREE IS TREE (The Garland classics of film literature) download ebook
ISBN:
0824028961
ISBN13:
978-0824028961
Author:
Vidor
Publisher:
Dissertations-G (February 1, 1978)
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Pages:
315 pages
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1949 kb
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1621 kb
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4.8

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Follows King Vidor from his childhood, his move to Hollywood, the building of his studio, and his time at MGM.

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A tree is a tree (The Garland classics of film literature). The book was published in 1953 before he had retired and significantly before 1967 when he spent a year trying to solve and make a film out of the unsolved mystery of William Desmond Taylor's murder in 1922. 0824028961 (ISBN13: 9780824028961). If you want to read about this, see the fascinating book, "A Cast of Killers" by Sidney Kirkpatrick.

King Wallis Vidor (/ˈviːdɔːr/; February 8, 1894 – November 1, 1982) was an American film director, film producer, and screenwriter whose career spanned nearly seven decades. In 1979, he was awarded an Honorary Academy Award for his "incomparable achievements as a cinematic creator and innovator. He was nominated five times for a Best Director Oscar, and won eight international film awards during his career.

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Reviews:
  • Sennnel
A book by director King Vidor. His career spanned the silent era (1913) until 1980. He worked in the most important, golden age of film. In 1929, when Al Jolson was performing in blackface, King Vidor was making "Hallelujah!" -- a major motion picture with an all African American cast showing them in a true light, not as previously seen in film. In 1925, when movies ran for one week and then disappeared, King wanted to make a movie that would play at least two weeks in New York city. He made "The Big Parade" which ran for 26 straight weeks in New York -- an unheard of feat at the time -- or now, for that matter. Watch the film, available on cd, and you'll see why. This book, "A Tree is a Tree" takes its title from what a studio boss told the young King Vidor. King wanted to shoot his next movie on location is the part of the world where the story took place. He was told, "A rock is rock, a tree is a tree -- shoot it in Griffith Park." He took it as a lesson in film making. If you are a film buff, this is a must have.
  • Breder
Well written
  • Kazigrel
Great book, covers history of early Hollywood and one of its greatest directors.
  • Perongafa
A breezy read through the silent era and golden years of Hollywood. Vidor was a great director who worked skillfully in silent films and talkies, his book chronicles the journey. Some valuable nuggets but not as in depth and cutting as you would want. Vidor was a gentleman and gracefully avoided naming names or pointing fingers. If your a fan of old movies and you enjoy reading bios this is a must read, but there are many others to start with.