The Machine to remake life

La Machine à remaire la vie is a French film by Julien Duvivier (with the collaboration of Henri Lepage ). The unfinished version presented at the end of February 1924 was 3 hours. A second version was presented in 1929 and in 1933 1 .

It is a montage film that traces the evolution of cinema since its invention until 1924. The film is divided into 5 chapters:

  • The invention of cinema
  • The stages of pre-war cinema
  • Modern cinema
  • The artistic cinema trends of today’s cinema
  • How to make a cinematographic film

Notes and references

  1. ↑ Julien Duvivier, 50 years of cinema Hubert Niogret

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