From the invention of motion pictures in the 19th century to the multi-billion-dollar globalized digital film industry of today, Mark Cousins's love letter to the movies is an epic journey through the history of world cinema. Filmed at key locations in film history on every continent, filled with glorious clips from some of the greatest movies ever made, featuring interviews with legendary filmmakers and actors, it's ambitious, informative, and vast. "Extraordinary"—Daily Telegraph (UK). 15 episodes, 15 hrs, 5 DVDs, 44-page guide.
Featuring legendary filmmakers and actors including:
Gus Van Sant
Lars Von Trier
Collector's Booklet including photos and essays.
Run Time: 15 ¼ hrs
Number of discs: 5
Foreign Language Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16 x 9
"The cinematic event of the year…extraordinary." Daily Telegraph