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British film posters

Sim Branhagan

British film posters

an illustrated history

by Sim Branhagan

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Published by BFI in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film posters -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Graphic artists -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-299) and index

    StatementSim Branaghan ; edited by Steve Chibnall
    ContributionsChibnall, Steve
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.P5 B73 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination304 p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17219099M
    ISBN 101844571483, 1844572218
    ISBN 109781844571482, 9781844572212

    British Film Posters – An Illustrated History is a must-have book for any serious student interested in the world of cinema and design. Covering all aspects of this fascinating subject, including design, printing, display – and even detailed biographies of all of the major artists of that period, author Sim Branaghan takes the reader back. The Third Man is a British film noir directed by Carol Reed, written by Graham Greene, and starring Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles, and Trevor in postwar Vienna, the film centres on American Holly Martins (Cotten), who arrives in the city to accept a job with his friend Harry Lime (Welles), only to learn that Lime has died.. Viewing his death as suspicious, Martins.

    Prices for most vintage movie posters on 1stdibs are negotiable. You’ll see a "Make an Offer" button on the item details page, indicating that the seller is willing to consider a lower price. It’s not uncommon for customers to get 15–25% off the list price after negotiating. See our tips for negotiating like a pro. This British quad was created at the London-based Downtons Advertising agency by one of the principal designers, Eddie Paul, and painted by an artist named Bill Wiggins. Both men are featured in Sim Branaghan’s must-own book British Film Posters: An Illustrated History and are each responsible for several iconic British posters. The designer.

      A new record for the price of film memorabilia is expected to be set with the sale of a rare Metropolis movie poster – yours for $, In the meantime, here’s a guide to the top 10 most. Posters & Prints. Home Posters & Prints Page 1 of 2 Filter by: Sort by: The Bloody Chamber Poster. from £ The Colour of Books. Sold Out. The Handmaid's Tale Poster. from £ Books Scratch Off Bucket List Poster. £ A Map of Fictional London - now available as .


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British Film Posters, the first complete history of British film posters ever published, covers every aspect of design, printing, and display, and includes detailed biographies of all the major artists. The book explores illustrated film posters from their emergence in the late Victorian period as an offshoot of the variety/theatrical posters /5(8).

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A poster for the classic film noir British gangster film Get Carter, starring Michael Caine, is expected to fetch a similar amount.

Easy Rider, Photograph: The Derek East Collection. British Film Posters Book Whether you are an experienced collector or a novice, you will find Sim Branaghan's book "British Film Posters" (published by the BFI in ) to be an invaluable reference tool. This page book is both academic & yet also immensely readable.

British Film Posters. In Chantrell was commissioned by 20th Century Fox to produce poster art for the British release of a space fantasy film, Star Wars. Several promotional posters had already been produced to advertise Star Wars prior to Chantrell's involvement; artist Tom Jung was initially commissioned by Fox to create a poster, which was used to advertise.

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