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A Story Of Children And Film (2014)

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This is the world's first movie about kids in global cinema. It's passionate, poetic, portrait of the adventure of childhood: its surrealism, loneliness, fun, destructiveness and stroppiness: as seen through 53 great films from 25 countries. A story of children and film is an eye opener, a landmark film and a celebration of both childhood and the movies

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Critic Reviews for A Story Of Children And Film

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Mark Cousins's infectious enthusiasm for cinema and his lightly worn knowledge shine through.

April 1, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Idiosyncratic essay about children in movies from all over the world; the commentary is a bit precious but the clips are intriguing.

April 7, 2014 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

A hugely impressive work by a uniquely talented storyteller.

April 6, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Cousins does eventually come to a conclusion: "Movies are like kids. Kids are like movies." That will do well enough as an epigram.

April 4, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Its basic merit comes through consistently, and the children themselves are wonderfully real.

April 4, 2014 | Full Review…

Mark Cousins' essay on children and cinema is playful and profound.

April 4, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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