Who better to review the history of cinema than one of the giants who changed it? This eight-part documentary series, released between 1988 and 1998, features filmmaker Jean-Luc Godard (who also directs, uncredited), who takes viewers on a spellbinding journey through the evolution of the art of motion pictures, from its silent-era origins through Italian neo-realism, the rise of the Hollywood blockbuster, and more. 4 1/4 hrs. total on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: French; Subtitles: English. In French with English subtitles.