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Author Utterson, Andrew

Title From IBM to MGM : cinema at the dawn of the digital age / Andrew Utterson

Publ Info Basingstoke [England] : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
 RWU Main Library  PN1995.9.T43 U77 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript viii, 171 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note "A BFI book published by Palgrave Macmillan."
Filmography: p. [153]-154
Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-166) and index
Contents Computers in the workplace: IBM and the 'electronic brain' of Desk set (1957) -- From the scrapheap to the science lab: the pioneers of computer animation -- Tarzan vs IBM: humans and computers in Alphaville (1965) -- Digital harmony: the art and technology movement -- 'I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that': artificial intelligence in 2001: a space Odyssey (1968) -- Expanded consciousness, expanded cinema: a techno-utopian counterculture -- To see ourselves as androids see us: the pixel perspectives of Westworld (1973)
LC subject Technology in motion pictures -- History -- 20th century
Digital cinematography -- History -- 20th century
Add Author British Film Institute
Alt Title Cinema at the dawn of the digital age
ISBN 9781844573233 (pbk.)
9781844573240 (hbk.)
1844573249 (hbk.)
1844573230 (pbk.)