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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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The British Film Institute (BFI) is a charitable organisation established by Royal Charter to:

encourage the development of the arts of film, television and the moving image throughout the United Kingdom, to promote their use as a record of contemporary life and manners, to promote education about film, television and the moving image generally, and their impact on society, to promote access to and appreciation of the widest possible range of British and world cinema and to establish, care for and develop collections reflecting the moving image history and heritage of the United Kingdom.




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