Up from Slavery

Farber, Manny
April 1944
New Republic;4/17/44, Vol. 110 Issue 16, p532
Comments on increasing influence of Dadaism in motion pictures. Suggestions made by the author regarding ways to film a famous novel; Desire expressed by the article author to see a film in which one never saw the faces of players; Ways in which a little nonsense has gone a long way toward making a mockery of some of pet conventions of the U.S. motion picture industry; Repercussions of injection of more nonsense into films; Need for theatre owners and film public to their cue from the Dadaist phase of film making.


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