Archive for April 8, 2011

The Complete History of Kinema #1

Posted in FILM with tags , , , on April 8, 2011 by dcairns

Part One — The Movies Begin.

Projection of the Lumiere brothers’ TRAIN ARRIVING AT A STATION causes audiences to panic —

Like Mark Cousins (The Story of Film) and David Thomson (The Whole Equation), I’ve decided to create a complete cinematic history of everything. Unlike them, I’m doing it in strip cartoon form. Nevertheless, every detail is guaranteed accurate, unlike with those other guys.