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Lifetime: 1900 - 1933 Passed: ≈ 90 years ago




United States

Henry Alan Potamkin

Harry A. Potamkin was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on 10 April 1900, and died on 19 July 1933 in New York City. Potamkin was a pioneer in early American . 

Books by Henry Alan Potamkin

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The Eyes of the Movie

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"The movie was born in the laboratory and reared in the counting-house. It is a benevolent monster of four I's: Inventor, Investor, Impresario, Imperialist." So begins Harry Alan Potamkin's The Eyes of the Movie, a posthumously published indictment o...