Film. Samuel Beckett.

Film. Complete Scenario / Illustrations / Production Shots

New York: Grove Press, Inc., 1969. 1st Edition. Octavo, publisher's navy buckram, spine and upper board stamped in silver, sprinkled endpapers, original pictorial dust jacket.

"Dead straight. No sidestreets or intersections. Period: about 1929. Early summer morning. Small factory district. Moderate animation of workers going unhurriedly to work..." Beckett's treatment for his only film, called Film, made in 1964, directed by Alan Schneider (who contributes an essay on the making of the film) and starring Buster Keaton. Illustrated throughout with black-and-white film stills; with credits, productions notes and photos. Issued as part of the publisher's Collected Works of Samuel Beckett. Dust jacket photo by Brassaï. Fine, in price-clipped dust jacket with old price sticker to rear panel. Item #1040


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