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Through a Fine Screen

Directed by Zachary Formwalt
Netherlands, 2010
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

Through a Fine Screen starts with a grainy image from 1880 of an American shantytown and is viewed as the first undoctored news photograph to be published. The origin and location of the photograph are however obscure. A reflection on media archaeology and historical falsification.

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Through a Fine Screen Directed by Zachary Formwalt