Arthur Knight (Film Critic)

Arthur Knight (Film Critic)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Arthur Knight (1916 - 1991) was a movie critic, film historian, professor and TV host. His book The Liveliest Art, first published in 1957, is a history of the cinema used as a text book at colleges and universities throughout the world. He graduated from City College of New York in 1940, and became an assistant film curator at the Museum of Modern Art. He served in the Army from 1941 to 1945, becoming a first lieutenant. Institutions at which he taught include: Brooklyn Academy of Music, City College of New York, New School for Social Research, Hunter College, Columbia University, UCLA, University of Southern California, Australian Film Television and Radio School. His former students at USC include George Lucas, Robert Zemeckis, John Carpenter and Randal Kleiser.show more

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  • Paperback | 172 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 259g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136565706
  • 9786136565705