WorldCat Identities

Paul, Robert W.

Overview
Works: 45 works in 82 publications in 2 languages and 1,376 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Short films  Drama  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Filmed sports events  History 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author, Performer, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert W Paul
Scrooge ; or Marley's ghost( Visual )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This short film, directed by R.W. Paul, is a scene adapted from Charles Dickens' novel 'A Christmas Carol.'
The countryman and the cinematograph( Visual )

1 edition published in 1901 and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 29-second silent film directed by Robert W. Paul, a spectator (a man from the country) standing close to a screen reacts to the images in the silent film, including a dancer, a train racing toward the audience, and a romantic couple
The miller and the sweep( Visual )

1 edition published in 1898 and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In front of a windmill, a miller with a bag of flour accidentally bumps into a sweep carrying a bag of soot. The result is a fight in which the miller becomes covered with soot and the sweep with flour; both are chased by a crowd of on-lookers
The motorist( Visual )

1 edition published in 1906 and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this short silent film comedy, directed by Walter R. Booth, a motorist driving along a country road hits a policeman who starts to chase him. To escape, the motorist drives up into the sky and around the planets, eventually returning to earth and justice
Come along, do!( Visual )

1 edition published in 1898 and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 41-second silent film directed by Robert W. Paul, a couple enthusiastically eats lunch on a bench in a museum
A chess dispute( Visual )

1 edition published in 1903 and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this short silent film comedy directed by Robert W. Paul, two men playing chess begin arguing over a move and end up fighting on the floor
Extraordinary cab accident( Visual )

1 edition published in 1903 and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 50-second, one-shot silent film comedy directed by Robert W. Paul, a man and woman stand talking on the sidewalk. As he is leaving, the man backs into the path of a horse-drawn carriage and is knocked down and run over. A policeman chases and catches the driver, who is brought back to the scene to witness what appears to be a dead man. But then the man gets up and the couple runs away
Buy your own cherries( Visual )

1 edition published in 1904 and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This short silent film drama, directed by Robert W. Paul, is about the effects of drinking on a family. A workman spends most of his money drinking in a bar and then fights with his wife when he returns home, leaving in anger. While wandering on the street, he meets a man who takes him into a church to sign a temperance pledge. The man reforms and returns home to reunite with his family
The Derby( Visual )

1 edition published in 1896 and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this 41-second silent film directed by Robert W. Paul, a stationary camera records the end of a horse race (the Epsom Derby), after which spectators gather on and cross the track as they leave
Rough sea at Dover( Visual )

1 edition published in 1895 and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 33-second silent film produced by Birt Acres presents two different views taken using a stationary camera, the first of heavy waves against a pier at Dover, England, and the second of rough, flowing water in an unknown river
Early cinema : primitives and pioneers by Barry Salt( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 60 films from the pre-1910 period of cinema, presented with an optional commentary written by film historian, Barry Salt. The films, all preserved at the BFI NFT Archive, have been remastered for this collection. The anthology comes with a new isolated improvised score provided by Neil Brand, Stephen Horne and John Sweeney, pianists at the NFT in London
The European pioneers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of early motion picture films from Europe, including works by Auguste and Louis Lumière, Robert W. Paul, George Albert Smith, James Bamforth & James A. Williamson
R.W. Paul : the collected films, 1895-1908 by R. W Paul( Visual )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video contains 62 films of R.W. Paul. It represents an attempt to bring together for the first time the collected output of R.W. Paul and his studio
Did Hebrew matter in the exegesis of Martin Luther? : a study of Hebrew in Luther's lectures on the Psalms (1532) by Robert William Paul( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early cinema primitives and pioneers( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in German and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanies a DVD release of 60 films originally produced between 1895 and 1910 by the Lumière brothers, Georges Méliès, Birt Acres, R.W. Paul, George Albert Smith, the Sheffield Photographic Company, Haggar and Sons, Bamforth and Co Ltd, Williamson's Kinematograph Co Ltd., Hepworth Manufacturing Company, Cricks and Martin, Kineto Production Company, Pathé Frères, and Edison Manufacturing Company
Primitives and pioneers early cinema( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movies begin. a treasury of early cinema, 1894-1913( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprend 39 films produits entre 1895 et 1906 par différents producteurs tels: Auguste et Louis Lumière, Alexandre Promio, Birt Acres, Robert W. Paul, Walter R. Booth, George Albert Smith, Frank Mottershaw, Walter Haggar, James Williamson et James Bamforth, chez différentes maisons de production dont: Sheffield Photographic Company, Bamforth and Company et Williamson's Kinematograph Company
Before 1910 : kinematograph experiences by British Kinematograph Society( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The European pioneers( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty formative works, made between 1895 and 1905, by Louis Lumiere, Walter Haggar, R.W. Paul, George Albert Smith, James A. Williamson, James Bamforth, etc
 
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Alternative Names
Paul R. W. 1869-1943

Paul, R. W. (Robert William), 1869-1943

Paul, Robert 1869-1943

Paul Robert W. 1869-1943

Paul, Robert William 1869-1943

Robert W. Paul britisk opfinder og ingeniør

Robert W. Paul britisk oppfinnar og ingeniør

Robert W. Paul britisk oppfinner og ingeniør

Robert W. Paul Brits ingenieur (1869-1943)

Robert W. Paul brittisk uppfinnare och ingenjör

Robert W. Paul Pioner anglès del cinema

Robert W. Paul Pionero ingles del cine

Robert William Paul

Robert William Paul regista, ingegnere e inventore inglese

Поль, Уильям

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Уильям Поль

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Languages
English (45)

German (1)