Sprocketed Magnetic Film

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Sync Sound - History
... Even in the silent film era, films were shown with sounds, often with musical accompaniment by a pianist keeping time with the screen action ... but with the projectionist hand cranking the film projector ... sound recorded sound optically to part of the original camera film, or magnetically to a stripe of magnetic coating along the film edge ...

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