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Film museums around the world paint a beautiful picture of cinematic arts

Film museums around the world paint a beautiful picture of cinematic arts

No need to wait for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ and George Lucas’ movie museums to open in Los Angeles:  Major cities in Australia, Europe and North America have their own such institutions, most offering a diverse selection of screenings and permanent and temporary exhibits.

In many places, film history is covered in depth. Take, for instance, the Institut Lumière in Lyon, France, where you can see an early motion-picture camera called the Cinématograph No. 1, used by Lumière brothers Louis and Auguste.

You’ll also see a special permanent exhibit at the Deutsche Kinemathek in Berlin that pays homage to “the achievements...

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