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Author: Maurice H Zouary; Ray Pointer; Lee De Forest; Maurice Zouary Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Los Angeles : Inkwell Images, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Bonus edView all editions and formats
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A documentary containing a collection of early sound-on-disc films made by the Lee de Forest Phonofilm process between 1922 and 1925., from the collection of Maurice H. Zouary. The bonus disc contains The Birth of the Talkies, an earlier compilation introduced by Maurice Zohary and Joe Franklin that repeats some of the same material.
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Named Person: Lee De Forest; Lee De Forest
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Maurice H Zouary; Ray Pointer; Lee De Forest; Maurice Zouary Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 61684824
Notes: Originally produced in 2003.
Performer(s): Performers: Ben Bernie and his Orchestra, Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake, Abbie Mitchell, Eva Puck and Sammy White, Eddie Cantor, Weber and Fields, Fanny Ward, Elsa Lanchester, Monroe Silver, Calvin Coolidge, George Bernard Shaw.
Description: 2 videodiscs (120 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Birth of the talkies.
Responsibility: directed by Ray Pointer ; executive producer, Maurice H. Zouary ; associate producer/director, Ray Pointer ; written by Maurice H. Zouary and Ray Pointer.

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A documentary containing a collection of early sound-on-disc films made by the Lee de Forest Phonofilm process between 1922 and 1925., from the collection of Maurice H. Zouary. The bonus disc contains The Birth of the Talkies, an earlier compilation introduced by Maurice Zohary and Joe Franklin that repeats some of the same material.

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