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

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The film celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of cinema. It presents the technical and artistic evolution of the motion pictures. We move from mute to sound, from black-and-white ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
László Balogh
Éric Berger ...
(as Eric Berger)
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(archive footage)
Marc Berman
Doriana Bianchi
Véronique Blainvy
János Breckl
Lavinia Centrone
Dario Costa
Péter Cseke
Gabriella Csizmadia
Luciana De Falco
...
Himself (archive footage)
Iaia Forte
Glória Geszty
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The film celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of cinema. It presents the technical and artistic evolution of the motion pictures. We move from mute to sound, from black-and-white to color, through various genres and styles. All the aspects are taken into consideration: the historical context, the fashion, the star system and the unhappy ending to watching films in movie theaters. Written by 1felco

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Ezüstnitrát  »

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Toccata and Fugue in D Minor
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performed by Laszlo Farkas
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