One Hundred Years of Cinema

It has been just over 100 years since the first Hollywood feature film. Cinema has become the most ubiquitous and easily accessible mediums in the world, but how did we get here?

100 Years of Cinema will be taking a look at one film a year, to try and discover how we got from the simple films of the early 1900's to the complex block busters of today.

Subscribe as we take a journey though a century of cinema, taking a look at the films that changed the art.

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1947: Black Narcissus - Truth, Beauty, and the Partnership of Powell and Pressburger

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