The business of filmmaking by Eastman Kodak Company

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Published by Eastman Kodak Co. in [Rochester, N.Y.] .

Written in English

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  • Motion picture industry

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Other titlesFilmmaking
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16330932M
ISBN 100879852038

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