HUAC, the Blacklist and the decline of social cinema

Brian Neve

Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceedingChapter or section


Within this authoritative study of the history of American film in the 1950s, volume 7 of the Cinema History Project, my chapter surveys and analyses the nature and significance of the Blacklist Era, both in terms of the anti-Communist politics of the time, and in terms of the film culture of that period.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Fifties
Subtitle of host publicationTransforming the American Screen, 1950-1959, Volume 7
EditorsPeter Lev
Place of PublicationBerkeley, U. S. A.
PublisherUniversity of California Press
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9780520249660
Publication statusPublished - 2006

Publication series

NameHistory of the American Cinema

Bibliographical note

Volume 7 of History of the American cinema


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