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The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011–2011)

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TV Mini-series | 60 min | Documentary, History

A comprehensive history of the medium and art of motion pictures.
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Updated Sep 3, 2011

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Sep 3, 2011 (United Kingdom)

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Mark Cousins
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Juan Diego Botto
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8.5 / 10 | 3,650 votes