Tuesday, 10 July 2012
Mussolini & Youtube, a seeminlgy unlikely combination
As a way of capturing Italy's historic memory, Google has struck a deal with the Italian government and will be posting 30,000 Italian archival newsreels and documentaries from the 20th century online. This includes a Youtube channel dedicated to footage captured by the Istituto Luce-Cinecitta. Many of the content is propagandistic in style and glorifies Benito Mussolini's fascist regime. Find out more.