1848 (film)

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1848
Directed by Marguerite de la Mure
Victoria Mercanton
Starring Bernard Blier
Narrated by Bernard Blier
Music by Guy Bernard
Cinematography André Dumaître
Release date
  • 1949 (1949)
Running time
20 minutes
Country France
Language French

1848 (French: La Révolution de 1848) is a 1949 French short documentary film directed by Marguerite de la Mure and Victoria Mercanton and starring Bernard Blier.

Synopsis[edit]

The film explains the French Revolution of 1848. Bernard Blier's narration is supported by pictures once drawn by contemporary artists including Honoré Daumier.

Accolades[edit]

1848 was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.[1][2]

Preservation[edit]

The Academy Film Archive preserved 1848 in 2010.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NY Times: 1848". NY Times. Retrieved 24 November 2008. 
  2. ^ "The 22nd Academy Awards (1950) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 18 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "Preserved Projects". Academy Film Archive. 

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