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The Origins of cinema. : volume 1 [Rare film masterpieces from the Library of Congress].

Author: Thomas A Edison; Edwin S Porter; Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; Kartes Video Communications.
Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Kartes Video Communications, [198-]
Series: Video film classics.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Traces the origins of the cinema with early silent films including examples from the Edison Company. Most were photographed by Edwin S. Porter.
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Genre/Form: Silent films
Short films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Edison; Edwin S Porter; Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; Kartes Video Communications.
OCLC Number: 17414121
Notes: Silent films with music scores and English titles.
Title from cassette label.
Description: 1 videocassette (108 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Elopement on horseback (1898) --
Strange adventures of New York drummer (1899) --
Uncle Josh's nightmare (1900) --
Terrible Teddy, the grizzly king (1901) --
Love by the light of the moon (1901) --
Circular panorama of electric tower, and Panorama of esplanade at night (1901) --
Martyred presidents (1901) --
Uncle Josh at the picture show (1902) --
The Twentieth century tramp (1902) --
Fun in a baker shop (1902) --
Jack and the beanstalk (1902) --
Life of an American fireman (1903) --
Uncle Tom's cabin (1903) --
The gay shoe clerk (1903) --
A romance of the rail (1903) --
Rounding up of the "Yeggmen" (1904) --
European rest cure (1904) --
The ex-convict (1904) and The kleptomaniac (1905) --
The Seven ages (1905) --
How Jones lost his roll (1905) --
The whole Dam family and the Dam dog (1905).
Series Title: Video film classics.

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Traces the origins of the cinema with early silent films including examples from the Edison Company. Most were photographed by Edwin S. Porter.

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