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The Story of Film: An Odyssey (E5) - Post-War Cinema

1h 2m Documentary, Captioned 2011

War brings trauma and makes cinema more daring. In Italy, Roberto Rossini releases Rome, Open City. In Hollywood, Orson Welles is discovered and American film begins to slowly darken. In Britain, Carol Reeds makes the era’s emblematic picture, The Third Man. This episode features Stanley Donen, Paul Schrader and Robert Towne.


Mark Cousins



Closed Captions [CC]


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