Starr, William A.; editor CRITIC. Volume 1 Number 1. September-October 1972
New York: American Federation of Film Societies, 1972. 1972. Very good
New York: American Federation of Film Societies, 1972.. 1972.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial green & white wraps. The wraps are lightly foxed & the head & tail of the spine are chipped. 82 pages. Black- and-white illustrations. 1 bottom page corner is creased, else the contents are very good.
Among the contents of the first issue of this magazine, referred to throughout as "Film Critic", are an article on Russian film "The Tyranny of the Marketplace and the Tyranny of the Commissar" by Art Carduner, an article on the 1972 Berlin Film Festival by O. W. Riegel, and "Bogged Down: a Twitch in the Auteur Niche", an attack on the auteur theory by Pete Rainer.