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Landmarks of early film

Author: David ShepardThomas A EdisonDean W DuncanLouis LumièreGeorges MélièsAll authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : Film Preservation Associates ; [Chatsworth, Calif.] : Image Entertainment [distributor], ©1994.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : No Linguistic ContentView all editions and formats
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A compilation of the very earliest films from the first projections of moving images to the advent of the feature film, an area of film history often underseen, underappreciated and understudied.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Shepard; Thomas A Edison; Dean W Duncan; Louis Lumière; Georges Méliès; Edwin S Porter; Ferdinand Zecca; Charles Pathé; Imre Kiralfy; Winsor McCay; D W Griffith; Mack Sennett; Film Preservation Associates.; Image Entertainment (Firm); Blackhawk Films.
OCLC Number: 39034383
Notes: Videodisc release of silent films originally produced between 1886-1913 with newly realized musical accompaniment.
"From the Blackhawk Films collection"--Jacket.
Essay by Dean W. Duncan inserted in container.
Title from disc label.
Credits: Producer, David Shepard; music, Robert Israel; narration for A trip to the moon, Georges Méliès, adapted and read by Fabrice Zagury.
Description: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., b&w, tinted ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Series photography (1877-1885) --
Edison kinetoscope films (1894-1896) --
Lumière films (1895-1897) --
A trip to the moon (1902) --
Actualities (1897-1910) --
The great train robbery (1903) --
The whole dam family and the dam dog (1905) --
The golden beetle (1907) --
The policemen's little run (1907) --
Troubles of a grasswidower (1908) --
Nero, or The fall of Rome (1909) --
Winsor McCay and his animated pictures (1911) --
The girl and her trust (1912) --
Bangville police (1913).
Other Titles: Series photography.
Edison kinetoscope films.
Lumière films.
Trip to the moon.
Actualities.
Great train robbery.
Whole dam family and the dam dog.
Golden beetle.
Policemen's little run.
Troubles of a grasswidower.
Nero, or The fall of Rome.
Winsor McCay and his animated pictures.
Bangville police.
Girl and her trust.

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A compilation of the very earliest films from the first projections of moving images to the advent of the feature film, an area of film history often underseen, underappreciated and understudied.

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