17897 HARDY , Forsyth
JOHN GRIERSON. A Documentary Biography
Faber , London, 1979.
First Edition pp.298. Illustrated.
Previous owners name on ffendpaper else.Very Good hardcover in price clipped dust jacket.
John Grierson was a pioneering Scottish documentary maker ,considered the father of British and Canadian documentary film. In 1926, Grierson coined the term “documentary” in a review of Robert Flaherty’s Moana;