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Movies Begin, The: Vol. 3: Experimentation And Discovery

various. France, United Kingdom, USA. 1897 - 1910.

Movies Begin, The: Vol. 3: Experimentation And Discovery
Production Co:
France, United Kingdom, USA
1897 - 1910
1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Compilation.   93 minutes.   b/w & tinted.   sound.   fullscreen
Early Cinema
Silent with musical accompaniment. Contains: HOW IT FEELS TO BE RUN OVER (Cecil Hepworth, Britain, 1900, 43 sec.); EXPLOSION OF A MOTOR CAR (Cecil Hepworth, Britain, 1900, 1:23 min.); RESCUED BY ROVER (Cecil Hepworth and Lewis Fitzhamnon, Britain, 1905, 6:21 min.); THE OTHER SIDE OF THE HEDGE (Lewis Fitzhamnon, Britain, 1905, 1:38 min.); THAT FATAL SNEEZE (Lewis Fitzhamnon, Britain, 1905, 5:32 min.); A VISIT TO PEEK FREANS & CO.’S BISCUIT WORKS [extracts] (G. H. Cricks & J. H. Martin, Britain, 1906, 11:39 min.); A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A COALMINER (Kineto Production Co., Britain, 1910, 9:33 min.); PAR LE TROU DE SERRUE / PEEPING TOM (Pathé Frères, France, 1901, 1:42 min.); ALI BABA ET LES QUARANTE VOLEURS / ALI BABA AND THE FORTY THIEVES (Pathé Frères & Ferdinand Zecca, France, 1902/1905, 8:14 min.); REVE ET RÉALITÉ / DREAM AND REALITY (Pathé Frères & Ferdinand Zecca [?], France, 1901, 36 sec.); LA RÉVOLUTION IN ODESSA / THE REVOLUTION IN ODESSA (Pathé Frères & Lucien Nouguet, France, 1905, 3:35 min.); ALADIN OU LA LAMPE MERVEULLEUSE / ALADIN OR THE MARVELOUS LAMP (Pathé Frères, France, 1905, 11:38 min.); LE CHEVALLE EMBALLÉ / THE RUNAWAY HORSE (Pathé Frères & Ferdinand Zecca, [?] France, 1907, 6:37 min.); A NARROW ESCAPE, THE PHYSICIAN OF THE CASTLE [incomplete] (Pathé Frères, France, 1908, 5:57 min.); MAGIC BRICKS (Pathé Frères & Gaston Velle, France, 1908, 3:04 min.); DEWAR’S SCOTCH WHISKEY / DEWAR’S—IT’S SCOTCH (International Film Co, USA, 1897, 46 sec. a copy of the Edison/Porter film); THE GAY SHOE CLERK (Edison/Porter, USA, 1903, 1:12); DREAM OF A RAREBIT FIEND (Edison/Porter & Wallace McCutcheon, USA, 1906, 5:09).