The Story of Film: An Odyssey

Season 1 Episode 13

New Boundaries: World Cinema in Africa, Asia & Latin America

Aired Unknown Nov 26, 2011 on Turner Classic Movies
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This episode constantly reminds us that the 90s was the last decade of celluloid before digital fantasies seemed to take over. We visit filmmakers in Iran, Taiwan, Denmark, France, and other countries (though Latin American countries are strangely absent, despite the episode title). Filmmakers of this period rethought filming methods and who movies were about.


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