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The Resource Experimentation and discovery, Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart, (videorecording)

Experimentation and discovery, Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart, (videorecording)

Label
Experimentation and discovery
Title
Experimentation and discovery
Statement of responsibility
Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The genesis of the motion picture medium is recreated in this collection of films from cinema's formative period. More than crucial historical artifacts, these films reveal the foundation from which the styles and stories of the contemporary cinema would later arise
Member of
Cataloging source
JQA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Piano accompaniment by Neil Brand ; commentary by Barry Salt ; program notes by Charles Musser
Dewey number
791.43
LC call number
PN1995.75
LC item number
.M684 2002 v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1861-1938
  • 1864-1947
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shepard, David
  • Stewart, Heather
  • Méliès, Georges
  • Porter, Edwin S
  • Zecca, Ferdinand
  • Salt, Barry
  • Pathé frères (France)
  • Kino International Corporation
  • Film Preservation Associates
  • British Film Institute
Runtime
93
Series statement
Movies begin, a treasury of early cinema, 1894-1913
Series volume
v.3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Silent films
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Experimentation and discovery, Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Including Pathé frères' Ali Baba and the forty thieves, Edwin S. Porter's The dream of a rarebit fiend, and Ferdinand Zecca's History of a crime"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1901)
  • La révolution en Russe
  • (1905)
  • Aladdin, or, the wonderful lamp
  • (1906)
  • Le cheval emballé
  • (1907)
  • The physician of the castle
  • (1908)
  • Magic bricks
  • Pathé frères:
  • (1908) --
  • Edison Manufacturing Co.:
  • Dewar's : it's scotch
  • (1908)
  • The gay shoe clerk
  • (1903)
  • Dream of a rarebit fiend
  • (1906) --
  • Hepworth Mfg. Co.:
  • How it feels to be run over
  • Peeping tom
  • (1900)
  • Explosion of a motor car
  • (1900)
  • Rescued by Rover
  • (1905)
  • The other side of the hedge
  • (1905)
  • That fatal sneeze
  • (1907) --
  • Cricks and Martin:
  • (1901)
  • A visit to Peek Frean & Co.
  • (1906) --
  • Kineto Production Co.:
  • A day in the life of a coalminer
  • (1910)
  • History of a crime
  • (1901)
  • Ali Baba and the forty thieves
  • (1905)
  • Rêve et réalité
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white, tinted
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50778670
  • 5380103
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Experimentation and discovery, Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
"Including Pathé frères' Ali Baba and the forty thieves, Edwin S. Porter's The dream of a rarebit fiend, and Ferdinand Zecca's History of a crime"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1901)
  • La révolution en Russe
  • (1905)
  • Aladdin, or, the wonderful lamp
  • (1906)
  • Le cheval emballé
  • (1907)
  • The physician of the castle
  • (1908)
  • Magic bricks
  • Pathé frères:
  • (1908) --
  • Edison Manufacturing Co.:
  • Dewar's : it's scotch
  • (1908)
  • The gay shoe clerk
  • (1903)
  • Dream of a rarebit fiend
  • (1906) --
  • Hepworth Mfg. Co.:
  • How it feels to be run over
  • Peeping tom
  • (1900)
  • Explosion of a motor car
  • (1900)
  • Rescued by Rover
  • (1905)
  • The other side of the hedge
  • (1905)
  • That fatal sneeze
  • (1907) --
  • Cricks and Martin:
  • (1901)
  • A visit to Peek Frean & Co.
  • (1906) --
  • Kineto Production Co.:
  • A day in the life of a coalminer
  • (1910)
  • History of a crime
  • (1901)
  • Ali Baba and the forty thieves
  • (1905)
  • Rêve et réalité
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white, tinted
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm50778670
  • 5380103
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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