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Lumière and Company

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40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of 1895. There were three rules: (1) The film could be no longer than 52 seconds, (2) no synchronized sound was permitted, and (3) no more than three takes.

Tagline: Fourty intriguing films from the world's leading directors


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Country:   France Denmark Spain Sweden
Release Date:  20 December 1995

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Runtime:  1 h 28 min