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Imprint:Bristol : Intellect Books ; Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press, ©2013.
Description:1 online resource (127 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps.
Series:World film locations, 2045-9009
Subject:Motion picture locations -- California -- San Francisco.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- Media & Communications.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Telecommunications.
Motion picture locations.
Motion pictures.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- In motion pictures.
California -- San Francisco.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Other authors / contributors:Harris, Scott Jordan.
Includes bibliographical references.
Print version record.
Summary:An extraordinarily beautiful city that has been celebrated, criticized and studied in many films, San Francisco is both fragile and robust, at once a site of devastation caused by the 1906 earthquake but also a symbol of indomitability in its subsequent effort to rebuild. Its beauty, both natural and man-made, has provided film-makers with an iconic backdrop since the 1890s, and this guidebook offers an exciting tour through the film scenes and film locations that have made San Francisco irresistible to audiences and auteurs alike.Gathering more than forty short pieces on specific scenes from.
Other form:Print version: San Francisco. Bristol : Intellect Books ; Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press, ©2013 1783200286 9781783200283