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The Hunt for British Film History

 by Michael Rowe

Tags: Arts, British Film Institute, film, archives, Alfred Hitchcock, The Guardian,


The British Film Institute has announced a search for the 75 “most wanted” films it would like to have in its archives. Included among them is an early Alfred Hitchcock production, The Mountain Eagle, which was his second effort as a director. The BFI’s full list (with annotations) provides a unique glimpse into a few dusty corners of cinema history. As the The Guardian reports:

Source: The Guardian

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