WorldCat Identities

Cohl, Emile 1857-1938

Overview
Works: 172 works in 223 publications in 2 languages and 2,361 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Short films  History  Nonfiction films  Biography  Portraits  Animated films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Director, Attributed name, Author, Illustrator, Animator , Scenarist, Photographer, Film editor, Artist, ani
Classifications: PN1995.75, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emile Cohl
Gaumont treasures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over ten hours of films survey the short works of three pioneering French filmmakers from the Gaumont studio, including Emile Cohl, Jean Durand, and Jacques Feyder
Le cinéma d'animation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coll."L'Eden CINEMA" dirigée par A.Bergala / Regroupe 30 films d'animation (de 1892 à 2004, en extraits ou entiers), représentatifs de la production de cinéma d'animation et ainsi que des différentes techniques, variété de thèmes abordés et nationalités de leurs réalisateurs
Animation, the beginning. 1906-1927( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of animated films dating from 1906 to 1927
Before Mickey an animated anthology( Visual )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-five silent animated short films made between 1900 and 1928, with piano accompaniment
Têtes de pipes by L.-G Mostrailles( Book )

5 editions published between 1885 and 1991 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete weird cartoons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of vintage cartoons, animation and puppetry ranging from the early 1900's through the 1940's
Gaumont treasures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short films that explore 2 dimensional animation, puppetry, etc. with some occational live action
The four little tailors( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How best to decide among the candidates? During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
Modern education( Visual )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema. The great men of letters and military conquest pose for history as they would a screen test in Émile Cohl's irreverent short
Comic mutations( Visual )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema. Animation in an experimental vein with landladies and fishermen shot through with the impertinent spirit of caricature
Art's infancy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cohl's animated drawings explore two-dimensional animation, puppetry, etc. with some occational live action. Here, the trials of an artist and the many possibilities of a painted hand. During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
En route( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawings illustrate the evolution of modes of transport. During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
The magic hoop( Visual )

1 edition published in 1908 and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema. Cohl mixes live-action and stop-motion animation in this charming evocation of the power of imagination. A magician shapes his cane into a hoop with strange properties for a young girl. Costume changes and city promenades give way towards greater abstraction as the film becomes absorbed by what goes on inside the ring
The mysterious fine arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brushes, pencils, feathers, pens move themselves to paint, draw, sketch. Photographs appear. During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
Music-mania( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits of the Great Composers are followed by madcap musicians and instruments contained in an enchanted wardrobe. During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
The neo-impressionist painter( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
Childish dreams( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cohl's works explore two-dimensional animation, puppetry, etc. with some occational live action. A young girl falls asleep and her stuffed animal takes off into dreamland adventures. During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
The twelve labors of Hercules( Visual )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cohl's corpulent Hercules takes on the Nemean lion, Lernean hydra, the hind of Ceryneia, the Erymanthean Boar, the Augean Stables, the Stymphalian Birds, the Cretan Bull, the horses of Diomedes, the belt of Hippolyte, Geryon's cattle, the apples of the Hesperides, and finally Cerberus, the three-headed dog. During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema
The enchanted spectacles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema. A parlor full of bon vivants pass around an enchanted pair of spectacles that 'reveal the personality and pleasures of the one who wears them.' As always in Émile Cohl's films, there is a thin line separating everyday reality from fantastic apparitions. The glasses reveal free associated stop-motion images that picture human personality as an eccentric assortment of illustrated bric-a-brac. Cohl was a caricaturist and surrealist upstart before he became a filmmaker and one sees the marks of those former occupations in this beguiling short
Transfigurations( Visual )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its second decade of existence, the Gaumont Film Company continued to prove itself an indomitable force in cultivating and advancing the fledgling art of cinema. A showman invites patrons to step up to his Kinetoscope-style magic box and glimpse the answers to their most burning questions. Cohl's irreverent animation takes over from here, painting less than flattering portraits of futures in marriage and business. The only satisfied customer is the one who asks the right question
 
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Alternative Names
Cehl

Cehl, Emile

Courte, Emile 1857-1938

Courtet, Émile

Courtet Émile 1857-1938

Courtet, Émile Eugène Jean Louis 1857-1938

Émile Cohl animatore, regista e sceneggiatore francese

Émile Cohl francia rajzfilmrendező

Émile Cohl französischer Karikaturist und Trickfilmzeichner

Émile Cohl French caricaturist

Emile Courtet

Tronquières J.-B. de 1857-1938

Коль, Эмиль

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Languages
English (23)

French (15)