George, George L, American Cinematographer
In Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Prof. Bernard F. Dick follows the maturation of the director's talent that successfully meshed stylistic theatricality with the visual requirements of cinematic art. Each film is perceptively analyzed, with stress on Mankiewicz's humanism, literate concerns, and versatility in handling comedy, spectacle and romance (G. K. Hall, Boston, $19.95).
Georgia Susan Myrick was hired as technical adviser to insure the authenticity of GWTWs southern locale. Her lively and level-headed columns, collected by Richard Harwell in White Columns in Hollywood, provide a fascinating view of the turmoil of an epic production (Mercer U. Press, Macon, GA, …
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Publication information: Article title: The Bookshelf. Contributors: George, George L - Author. Magazine title: American Cinematographer. Volume: 65. Issue: 3 Publication date: March 1984. Page number: 12+. © American Society of Cinematographers Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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