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Story of Film - September 2013
Remind Me
,Citizen Kane

The Story of Film-Chapter 5: 1939-1952 - The Devastation of War and a New Movie Language

The fifth episode in this 15-part history of cinema reveals how the trauma of war made cinema more daring.

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