Screens of the World


Spotlight On The Poster

by Joseph Lionel TUCHBAND, Bertrand STEPHANT-ANDREWS


Original title : L'Affiche fait son cinéma

Director : Joseph Lionel TUCHBAND, Bertrand STEPHANT-ANDREWS

Production : Les films du bocage

Duration : 52 Minutes

Year : 2012

Original version : French

Subtitled version : English

Country : France


For the first time, the secrets of movie poster design and fabrication are revealed by several generations of poster artists. Some 150 of the most remarkable posters in the history of cinema and interviews with poster artists, producers, distributors, cinema managers and film directors, portray a panoramic of the history of the movie poster. In retracing this colourful story we will of course discover how the cinema industry evolved and marked the birth of the movie poster.

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