The book raises important questions about what trailers can tell us about ourselves as filmgoers and what clues they can provide to fill gaps in film history. With the release of this book, archivists, scholars, and audiences may never again view trailers in quite the same way. (David Gibson The Moving Image
About the Author
Lisa Kernan (1952-2006) held a dual appointment at UCLA as the library’s film, television, theater, and photography subject specialist and as a lecturer in the Department of Film, Television, and Digital Media.