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By Lisle Foote

Buster Keaton instructed an interviewer in 1965, “When I’m operating by myself, the cameraman, the prop guy, the electrician, those are my eyes out there.... They knew what they have been conversing about.” Drawn from movie alternate magazines, newspapers, interviews and public files, this e-book tells the formerly unpublished tales of the behind-the-scenes workforce who labored on Keaton’s silent films—like Elgin Lessley, who went from division shop clerk to leader cameraman, and Fred Gabourie, who served as a military deepest within the Spanish American struggle ahead of he turned Keaton’s technical director.
“I’d ask, ‘Did that paintings the way in which i wished it to?’ and they’d say sure or no,” Keaton stated of his workforce. He couldn’t have made his motion pictures with no them.

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Buster Keaton instructed an interviewer in 1965, “When I’m operating by myself, the cameraman, the prop guy, the electrician, those are my eyes available in the market. .. . They knew what they have been conversing approximately. ” Drawn from movie exchange magazines, newspapers, interviews and public files, this publication tells the formerly unpublished tales of the behind-the-scenes workforce who labored on Keaton’s silent films—like Elgin Lessley, who went from division shop clerk to leader cameraman, and Fred Gabourie, who served as a military deepest within the Spanish American struggle earlier than he turned Keaton’s technical director.

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