The Story of Film: An Odyssey (2010)

Story of Film: An Odyssey
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 15hr
Genres Adaptation, Foreign, Documentary, Historical
Keywords film, filmmaker, filmmaking, historical
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Mark Cousins Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000001
Mark Cousins Source Material (from book: "The Story of Film: An Odyssey") 120786 4000002
Mark Cousins Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
Timotheus Langer Editor n/a 172 7000001
John Archer Producer n/a 3 3000001
Mark Cousins Director n/a 2 2000001
Stanley Donen Actor Himself 1 1000002
Robert Towne Actor Himself 1 1000003
Claire Denis Actor Herself 1 1000004
Amitabh Bachchan Actor Himself 1 1000005
Wim Wenders Actor Himself 1 1000001
Synopsis
Follow the history of the movies from their earliest days in nickelodeons to the multi-plexes of today. Film historian Mark Cousins guides this 15-part tour of the history of cinema, filmed all over the globe and featuring film clips and interviews with the artists that shaped the movies like Kyoko Kagawa, Gus van Sant, Lars Von Trier, Wim Wenders, Bernardo Bertolucci, Robert Towne, Jane Campion and Claudia Cardinale.