New York: Film Culture, 1955. First edition. 8vo, 62  pp., saddle-stapled wraps.
The rare debut issue of the long-running publication, not just the most important film journal in America during the post-war period, but a periodical that would also incorporate related arts into it's scope, especially with those issues which were designed by artists associated with Fluxus, pop, and other avant-garde movements. This issue includes contributions or pieces on Erich Von Stroheim, Orson Welles, Hans Richter, Edouard L. De Laurot, Herman G. Weinberg, George N. Fenin, William K. Everson, Gordon Hendricks, Francisc Bolen, Roger Tilton, Jose Clemente, Richard Kraft et al.
The debut issue is very scarce.
Covers toned, with a strip of soiling to back cover, else very good. Item #25997