Technological Innovation from the Mainstream to the Margins

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This chapter examines the use of technology in French cinema between 1950 and 1980 through reference to the film studios, colour, 3-D, widescreen, 16mm, video, and the use of camera and sound recording technology by the filmmakers associated with the French New Wave.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe French Cinema Book (2nd edition)
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherPalgrave/BFI Publishing
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781349929092
ISBN (Print)9781844574650
Publication statusPublished - 26 Jan 2018


  • French cinema
  • technology
  • studios
  • cameras
  • 3-D
  • colour filmmaking

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