By James W. Castellan,Ron van Dopperen,Cooper C. Graham
At the beginning of hostilities in international conflict I, whilst the us used to be nonetheless impartial, American newsreel businesses and newspapers despatched a brand new form of journalist, the movie correspondent, to Europe to list the good conflict. those pioneering cameramen, familiar with sporting the Kodaks and Graflexes of nonetheless images, needed to lug bulky gear into the trenches. dealing with harmful stipulations at the entrance, additionally they risked precis execution as meant spies whereas navigating army pink tape, censorship, and the company pursuits of the movie and newspaper businesses they represented. in response to wide learn in ecu and American data, American Cinematographers within the nice battle, 1914–1918 follows the adventures of those cameramen as they controlled to record and movie the atrocities round them inspite of 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