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7 edition of Boy on a String found in the catalog.

Boy on a String

From Cast-Off Kid to Filmmaker Through the Magic of Dreams

by Joseph Jacoby

  • 114 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Individual film directors, film-makers,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Individual Directors And Producers,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Jacoby, Joseph,
  • Film & Video - Independent,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Movie Directors,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Entertainment & Performing Arts,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Abused children,
  • Biography,
  • Foster children,
  • Independent filmmakers,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMartin Scorsese (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8141562M
    ISBN 100786717114
    ISBN 109780786717118
    OCLC/WorldCa63186462


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