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The History of Films and Filmmaking

Movies have been around for over 100 years. This is a collection of links to sites chronicling the history of film and motion picture equipment.

American Film Institute
The American Film Institute's official website has educational information on the art and history of filmmaking.

Complete site about the early years (1820-1905) of cinema. Great info on the pioneers of cinema as well as essays and timelines.

Lists of 100 greatest movies, greatest scenes, and much more!

National Museum of Photography, Film & Television
Website for the National Museum of Photography, Film & Television (UK). The site walks you thru features from the actual museum.

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