THE STORY OF FILM: A NEW GENERATION
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THE STORY OF FILM: A NEW GENERATION

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Fri Feb 4 6:00 PM

Arc Cinema
Allocated Seating
Unclassified 15+
160 Mins
2021 | DCP | UK| D:Mark Cousins  

With The Story of Film: An Odyssey, Mark Cousins took us on an expansive, 15-hour journey through the history of cinemaNow, a decade later, Cousins shifts the focus away from film history to deliver a snapshot of cinema today.  
 
This updated Story kicks off with a question: are Frozen and Todd Phillips’Joker, at their core, the same film? From here, we're taken on a journey covering all terrains of the cinema landscape as Cousins spins an epic and hopeful tale of cinematic innovation from around the globe. 
 
The Story of Film: A New Generation made its world premiere at the 74th Cannes Film Festival in July 2021. 
 
‘A chance to swim in Cousins erudite passion for film and answer his call to keep the faith’  ScreenDaily 
 
‘A beauty, a dreamscape crafted from a decade’s worth of mind-bending ideas and innovative screen creations … jaw-dropping surprises await’  The Hollywood Reporter 

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