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Vladislav Starevich (August 8, 1882 – February 26, 1965), was a Russian and French stop-motion animator notable as the author of the first puppet-animated film (i.e. The Beautiful Lukanida (1912)). He also used insects and other animals as protagonists of his films. His name can also be spelled Starevitch, Starewich and Starewitch. Vladislav Starewicz was born in Moscow, Russia to Polish parents(father Aleksander Starewicz from Surviliškis near K?dainiai and mother Antonina Leg?cka from...
Topics: Public Domain, Polish Film, Cinema History, Russian Film History, Pioneer, Russian, Russian...
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Étienne-Jules Marey (March 5, 1830 – May 21, 1904) was a French scientist, physiologist and chronophotographer. His work was significant in the development of cardiology, physical instrumentation, aviation, cinematography and the science of laboratory photography. He is widely considered to be a pioneer of photography and an influential pioneer of the history of cinema. He was also a pioneer in establishing a variety of graphical techniques for the display and interpretation of quantitative...
Topics: Public Domain, Laboratory Photography, British Film, Cinema History, British Film History, Pioneer,...
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The Lumière brothers, Auguste Marie Louis Nicolas (October 19, 1862 – April 10, 1954) and Louis Jean (October 5, 1864 – June 6, 1948)  were the first filmmakers in history. They patented the cinematograph, which in contrast to Edison's "peepshow" kinetoscope allowed simultaneous viewing by multiple parties. Their first film, Sortie de l'usine Lumière de Lyon, shot in 1894, is considered the first true motion picture. The Lumière brothers were born in Besançon, France to...
Topics: Public Domain, French Film, Cinema History, French Film History, Pioneer, French, French Pioneer,...
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The Lumière brothers, Auguste Marie Louis Nicolas (October 19, 1862 – April 10, 1954) and Louis Jean (October 5, 1864 – June 6, 1948)  were the first filmmakers in history. They patented the cinematograph, which in contrast to Edison's "peepshow" kinetoscope allowed simultaneous viewing by multiple parties. Their first film, Sortie de l'usine Lumière de Lyon, shot in 1894, is considered the first true motion picture. The Lumière brothers were born in Besançon, France to...
Topics: Public Domain, French Film, Cinema History, French Film History, Pioneer, French, French Pioneer,...
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A very funny short by French pioneer Louis Feuillade
Topics: Silent Film, French Cinema
Étienne-Jules Marey (March 5, 1830 – May 21, 1904) was a French scientist, physiologist and chronophotographer. His work was significant in the development of cardiology, physical instrumentation, aviation, cinematography and the science of laboratory photography. He is widely considered to be a pioneer of photography and an influential pioneer of the history of cinema. He was also a pioneer in establishing a variety of graphical techniques for the display and interpretation of quantitative...
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Four survivors from an abandoned mining town, a married couple, the wife's sister, and a younger woman, are making a desperate trip to safety across the desert. The wife suspects the younger woman of having an affair with her husband, and soon afterwards the husband dies suddenly. The three women must then continue their journey amidst the growing tensions caused by the wife's desire for revenge. Cast Charles West ... The Miner  Claire McDowell ... The Miner's Wife  Mary Pickford ... The...
Topics: Silent Film, D. W. Griffith, Mary Pickford, Film History
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Helen works at a train depot, gets involved with a federal investigation of counterfeiters. Another action packed adventure for our heroine, Helen Cast Helen Gibson ... Helen Robyn Adair ... 1st Detective  Clarence Burton ... 2nd Detective  Franklin Hall ... 1st Counterfeiter  George Robinson ... 2nd Counterfeiter  Glen Gano ... 3rd Counterfeiter  Directed by J. Gunnis Davis Written by Edward T. Matlack Produced by James Davis Details Country USA Release Date: January 22, 1916 Production...
Topics: Helen Gibson, Silent Era, Silent Film, Serial
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A contribution fromthe first female director
Topics: Alice Guy, Silent Film, Film Pioneer