[UNDERGROUND CINEMA]. RAYNS, Tony (ed).
Cinema Rising No.1 April 72.
London: Cinema Rising, 1972.
Newspaper (442 x 306 mm) folded as issued, pp.32. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs; toned with some creasing and wear to edges and spine at fold. A good copy.
First edition of the first issue of this short-lived British underground film journal from April 1972. Only three issues were published, the second in May and the third in August 1972. This first issue includes a directory of UK independent filmmakers, the first chapter of Tom Heritage’s History of British Cinema, William Burroughs, and an interview with Antony Balch who collaborated with Burroughs on the 1963 film ‘Towers Open Fire’.