a film made for the purpose of showing scenes from foreign, exotic places
  Example: Around the World in 80 Days (1956)

Glossary of cinematic terms . 2015.

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  • travelogue — /trav euh lawg , log /, n. a lecture, slide show, or motion picture describing travels. Also, travelog. [1900 05, Amer.; b. TRAVEL and MONOLOGUE] * * * …   Universalium

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