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DVD002035

Discovering Cinema: Learning To Talk

Lange, Eric. France. 2003.

Title:
Discovering Cinema: Learning To Talk
Alternate Title:
Première Pas Du Cinema, Les: A La Recherche Du Son
Director:
Lange, Eric
Production Co:
Lobster Films
Country:
France
Year:
2003
Publisher:
Flicker Alley, 2007
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region free.   viewing copy.
Short.   52 minutes.   color and b/w.   sound - stereo.   fullscreen
Language:
English
Genre:
Early Cinema; Documentary
Notes:
A documentary chronicling the development of sound technology and its early uses in the cinema. Also includes: QUAND MADELON (Roger Lion, 1917, 2 minutes); LA PERE LA VICTOIRE (Paul Franck, 1917, 4 minutes); THE CHAMBER MYSTERY(Excerpt)(Abraham S. Schomer, 1920, 3 minutes); MISS VENUS(Excerpt)(Ludwig Czerny, 1921, 4 minutes); LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR (1908, 4 minutes); LA DONNE E MOBILE (1908, 3 minutes); CARMEN: AIR DU TOREADOR (1910, 4 minutes); LA LEGENDE DU ROI GAMBRINUS (1911, 3 minutes); LA MARSELLAISE (1911, 3 minutes); NURSERY FAVORITES (1913, 6 minutes); TRAILER TO THE JAZZ SINGER (1927, 7 minutes); SNAPPY TUNES (1923, 7 minutes); THEODORE CAST TEST FILM (Theodore Case & E.I. Sponable, 1924, 30 seconds); GUS VISSER AND HIS SINGING DUCK PERFORM “MA HE’S MAKING EYES AT ME” (Theodore Case & E.I. Sponable, 1925, 2 minutes); SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE (1927, 11 minutes); FINDING HIS VOICE (Lyle Goldman & Max Fleischer, 1929, 10 minutes); GOVERNOR YOUNG HAILS GREATER MOVIE SEASON (1928, 3 minutes); THE COLLEGIANS: FLYING HIGH (Ben Holmes, 1929, 21 minutes).
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