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Henri Langlois: The Phantom of the Cinematheque


[[Performer~P187992~Henri Langlois~henrilanglois]] was, in many respects, the ultimate film fan. In 1936, at the age of 22, [[Performer~P187992~Langlois~henrilanglois]] became (along with [[Performer~P103109~Jean Mitry~jeanmitry]] and [[Performer~P90345~Georges Franju~georgesfranju]]) one of the founders of the Cinémathèque Française, a theater and museum devoted to preserving the history of the motion picture. Initially a tiny operation financed by private funds, the Cinémathèque, with time, grew into...more

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