The great Armenian-American director Rouben Mamoulian (1897-1987) remains a favourite among film-makers, his films combining great technical originality with a uniquely poetic visual style. Mamoulian's technical innovations are evident from his first film, Applause (1923), in which he incorporated two separate soundtracks into one printing, thus overcoming the difficulty of sound levels which had frustrated the pioneer directors of 'talkies', and in Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1931), in which he used synthetic sound painted ...

Mamoulian 2010, BFI Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781844573523

2nd edition 2010

Paperback

Select
Mamoulian 2010, BFI Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781844573530

2nd edition 2010

Hardcover

Select