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The cameraman [DVD]
 by The Criterion Collection, [New York] :
1 videodisc (69 min.) : silent, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Form of Work
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1928.
Special features: audio commentary from 2004 featuring Glenn Mitchell, author of A-Z of silent film comedy; Time traveleres, a new documentary by Daniel Raim featuring interviews with Bengtson and film historian Marc Wanamaker; So funny it hurt, Buster Keaton & MGM, a 2004 documentary by film historian Kevin Brownlow and filmmaker Christopher Bird; The motion picture camera, a 1979 documentary; new interview with James L. Neibaur, author of The fall of Buster Keaton.
Keaton plays a lovestruck tintype photographer who falls for a pretty girl, an employee of MGM News service. Buying an antiquated movie camera, he sets out to film news events in the streets of New York so he can win a job and the girl's affection.
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen (1.37:1); Dolby digital.