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Nitrate Base (1996)
"Nitrato d'argento" (original title)

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This documentary celebrates the 100th anniversary of the cinema birth. It is an historic running through the technical and artistic evolution of the 7th art. We move from mute to sound, ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
László Balogh
Eric Berger
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Marc Berman
Doriana Bianchi
Véronique Blainvy
János Breckl
Lavinia Centrone
Dario Costa
Péter Cseke
Gabriella Csizmadia
Luciana De Falco
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Himself (archive footage)
Iaia Forte
Glória Geszty
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This documentary celebrates the 100th anniversary of the cinema birth. It is an historic running through the technical and artistic evolution of the 7th art. We move from mute to sound, from B&W to color, trough all the genders (musical, Lyric, politic...). Beside it we have a kind of resume of the historic contest in which cinema lived till now, events and movements (neo-realism, classical etc.). All the aspects are taken in consideration: fashion, star system till the end, the sad end, of cinema in the theaters. Written by 1felco

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