The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2011)


Genre: Documentary , History

Plot: Film critic and historian Mark Cousins uses film clips, interviews with filmmakers, and illustrative footage of locations around the world to take viewers through film and filmmaking history, from the late 19th century to today, with a particular emphasis on world cinema. Read More



Episode 15: Cinema Today and the Future
Episode 14: New American Independents & the Digital Revolution
Episode 13: New Boundaries: World Cinema in Africa, Asia & Latin America
Episode 12: Fight the Power: Protest in Film
Episode 11: The Arrival of Multiplexes and Asian Mainstream
Episode 10: Movies to Change the World
Episode 9: American Cinema of the 70s
Episode 8: New Directors, New Form
Episode 7: European New Wave
Episode 6: Sex & Melodrama
Episode 5: Post-War Cinema
Episode 4: The Arrival of Sound
Episode 3: The Golden Age of World Cinema
Episode 2: The Hollywood Dream
Episode 1: Birth of the Cinema