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An Illustrated History of Filmmaking

By Boardman , Adam Allsuch

London: Nobrow Ltd, 2018. (UK) 1st edition, No marking, Fine; no dust jacket as published. Illus boards, 109pp, colour illus. This is an exquisitely illustrated guide to the history of filmmaking. (1.5 JM FO 53/4. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$17.99

Damp: Contemporary Vancouver Media Art

By Hockenhull, Oliver; M,ackenzie, Alex

Vancouver: Anvil Press, 2008. (CAD) First Edition No markings, Fine in Fine(-) dust jacket. Black boards, [144]pp. Colour photos and illus. This book looks at Vancouver's experimental film and media culture. A heavy book. (2.3 JM FO 15/3. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine (-) . 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$16.99

The Dark Side of the Screen
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The Dark Side of the Screen

By Hirsch, Foster

NY: Da Capo Press, 2008. (USA) 2nd edition with the new afterwords by the author. No markings, Fine. Wraps, 264pp, index, B&W stills from the films discussed. Since The Dark Side of the Screen first appeared over two decades ago, it has served as the essential take on what has become one of today’s most pervasive screen influences and enduringly popular genres. Covering over one hundred outstanding films and offering more than two hundred carefully chosen stills, it is by far the most thorough and entertaining study available of noir themes, visual motifs, character types, actors, and directors.(1.5 JM FO 21/2. 2nd. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$18.99

The Art & Making of Arthur Christmas: An Inside Look at Behind-the-Scenes Artwork with Filmmaker Commentary
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The Art & Making of Arthur Christmas: An Inside Look at Behind-the-Scenes Artwork with Filmmaker Commentary

By Sunshine, Linda, Editor; Aardman Animation; Inc. Sony Pictures Animation

NY: Newmarket Press, 2011. (USA) 2nd printing. No markings, Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. with slight rubbing to edges of Dj. Boards, 160pp, colour art and storyboards from the animated film Arthur Christmas. (2.0 JM FO 1/3. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$25.98

THE CONVERSATIONS Walter Murch and the Art of Editing Film
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THE CONVERSATIONS Walter Murch and the Art of Editing Film

By ONDAATJE, Michael

Toronto: Vintage Canada, 2002. (CAD) 1st printing. No markings, Fine. Glossy photo wraps with flaps, 339pp, index.200 Colour and B&W photos and illus. Ondaatje speaks with Walter Murch about the art of film editing with contributions from Francis Ford Coppola, George Lucas, Anthony Minghella and Rick Schmidlin. (2.1 JM FO 3/2. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.99

My Winnipeg
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My Winnipeg

By Maddin, Guy

Canada: Coach House Books, 2009. (CAD) Stated 1st edition. No markings, Fine as New. Wraps, 192pp, B&W photos and illus. This is the Winnipeg of Guy Maddin, and it's not the Winnipeg you'll find in tourist brochures. When the iconoclastic auteur of The Saddest Music in the World decided to tackle the subject of his hometown, it could only have become a 'docu-fantasia,' a melange of personal history, civic tragedy and mystical hypothesizing. The result is wildly delirious, deeply personal and deliciously entertaining. (1.9 JM FO 3/2. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$21.95

The Art of the Polar Express
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The Art of the Polar Express

By Cotta Vaz, Mark ; Steve Starkey

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2004. (USA) 1st printing. Tiny remainder mark to bottom edge of pages, no other markings,about Fine in Fine dust jacket. Glossy boards, 144pp, colour illus. A heavy book. (2.8 JM FO 56/1. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12". Remainder.

$23.99

Practical Dreamers: Conversations with Movie Artists
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Practical Dreamers: Conversations with Movie Artists

By Hoolboom, Mike

Toronto: Coach House Books, 2008. (CAD) 1st edition. No markings, Fine copy, Wraps, 320pp, B&W photos stills from movies. 28 movie artists, driectors and producers are interviewed to see how they get it done and why it matters. A heavy book. (2.9 JM HOJ 300/3. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$25.00

Audrey Hepburn: International Cover Girl
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Audrey Hepburn: International Cover Girl

By Brizel, Scott

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2009. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Very Good dust jacket with rubbing to head of spine panel. Pink boards, 272pp, more than 600 international magazine covers featuring the star are reproduced in this book along with biographical text, giving different insights into this star's life from a wide-ranging perspective. A heavy book. (3.8 JM HOJ 300/3. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$33.99

The Daily Show (The Book): An Oral History as Told by Jon Stewart, the Correspondents, Staff and Guests

By Smith, Chris

NY: Grand Central Publishing, 2016. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, xviii, 459pp, index, colour photos. Foreword by Jon Stewart. (2.1 JM FO 18/6. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$15.99

Coronation Street Treasures

By Randall, Tim

London: Carlton Books, 2005. (UK) Presumed 1st eidtion, No markings, Fine; no dust jacket as published, in Fine slipcase, includes the CD The Word on the Street, and the various removeable inserts and memorabilia. Boards, 64pp, colour photos and various removealbe memorabilia reproduced in facsimile form, rare photos, provide a record of 45 years of Britain's most famous TV show. A heavy book. (3.3 JM FO 51/0. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$29.99

24: The Ultimate Guide
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24: The Ultimate Guide

By Goldman, Michael

NY: Dorling Kindersley, 2007. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, Fine in Fine dust jacket. Boards, 144pp, index, colour photos. This is a guide to characters and p0lot lines for 6 seasons of the TV show. A heavy book, (3.0 JM FO 31/0. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$15.00

An Introduction to World Cinema  (Inscribed copy)
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An Introduction to World Cinema (Inscribed copy)

By Gazetas, Aristides

Jefferson NC: McFarland Publishing, 2000. (USA) 1st edition. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR "To L---/ Best regards/ Aristides Gazetas/ Jan 2001", no other markigns, Fine. Wraps, 340pp, index, B&W stills from movies. This book traces the history of film as an art form and a tool for social and political change. Features rare photos and critical essays. (2.0 JM FO 58/1. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$14.99

The Impulse to Preserve: Reflections of a Filmmaker
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The Impulse to Preserve: Reflections of a Filmmaker

By Gardner, Robert

NY: Other Press, 2006. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, a bit of rubbing to bottom edge of covers, Very Good in unclipped Very Good dust jacket. Boards, 372pp, colour and B&W photos some are stills from films. This is a book on indigenous people in motion pictures. A heavy book. (3.9 JM FO 32/2. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$29.95

The Art of the Polar Express
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The Art of the Polar Express

By Cotta Vaz, Mark ; Steve Starkey

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2004. (USA) 1st printing. No markings,about Fine in Fine dust jacket. Glossy boards, 144pp, colour illus. A heavy book. (2.8 JM FO 28/3. 1st. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$24.45

Stay Tuned: Television's Unforgettable Moments (Includes the Two  CDs and the DVD unopened)
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Stay Tuned: Television's Unforgettable Moments (Includes the Two CDs and the DVD unopened)

By Garner, Joe

Kansas City: Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2002. (USA) 1st printing. No markings, there is a bump to the head of spine, thus Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket, Boards, 180pp, colour and B&W photos. Hosted by Dick van Dyke, Walter Cronkite ad Bob Costas. Includes the 2 CDs and the DVD in the unopened poach. A heavy book, (3.1 JM FO 29/3. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$19.99

The MGM STORY: The Complete History of Fifty-seven Roaring Years (Revised and updated)

By Eames, John Douglas

UK: Octopus Books Limited, 1982. (USA) 2nd printing of 4th edition. No markings a touch of rubbing to lower cover edge, Very Good in Good dust jacket with 2.5" closed tear to top edge of rear panel. DJ is in mylar sleeve. Boards, 408pp, index, B&W photos. All 1738 films of MGM are described and illustrated in colour and B&W. A heavy book,. (5.9 JM FO 43/4. 4th. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.

$29.95

DONALD BRITTAIN, NEVER THE ORDINARY WAY.

By KOLOMEYCHUK, Terry.

Winnipeg / Vancouver: National Film Board of Canada., 1991. (CAD) 1st printing. No markings, a bit of edge curl to cover, Very Good. Oblong format, photo wraps, 107pp. B&W photos. A tribute to the great documantary film-maker with a filmography, list of awards, and bibliography. (1.33 JM FO 50/3. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$11.11

Where There's Smoke...: Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man (Advance Reading copy)
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Where There's Smoke...: Musings of a Cigarette Smoking Man (Advance Reading copy)

By Davis, William B

Toronto: ECW Press, 2011. (CAD) Advacne reading copy. No markings, Fine. Wraps, 277pp, no illus. This is the memoir of William B. Davis, a Canadian actor, best known for his role as the Cancer Man" in the TV series, The X-Files. (1.5 TTB FO 11/0. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾". Advanced Reading Copy (ARC).

$23.49

Dreaming in the Rain: How Vancouver Became Hollywood North by Northwest
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Dreaming in the Rain: How Vancouver Became Hollywood North by Northwest

By Spaner, David

Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2003. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition. No markings, Fine. Wraps, 236pp, index, B&W photos. (1.6 JM FO 6/7. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$12.90

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