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The Resource The great train robbery and other primary works, Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart, (videorecording)

The great train robbery and other primary works, Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart, (videorecording)

Label
The great train robbery and other primary works
Title
The great train robbery and other primary works
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
Music compiled and composed by Robert Israel ; program notes by Charles Musser
Dewey number
791.43/09
Language note
Silent film with music accompaniment
LC call number
PN1995.75
LC item number
.M684 2002 v.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1861-1938
  • 1847-1931
  • 1862-1954
  • 1864-1948
  • 1830-1904
  • 1864-1947
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shepard, David
  • Stewart, Heather
  • Méliès, Georges
  • Porter, Edwin S
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Lumière, Auguste
  • Lumière, Louis
  • Muybridge, Eadweard
  • Zecca, Ferdinand
  • Kino International Corporation
  • Film Preservation Associates
  • British Film Institute
Runtime
75
Series statement
Movies begin, a treasury of early cinema, 1894-1913
Series volume
v.1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Silent films
  • Motion picture film collections
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The great train robbery and other primary works, 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
  • "Featuring the films of: Edwin S. Porter, Thomas A. Edison, Auguste and Louis Lumière, Georges Méliès, Eadweard Muybridge, Ferdinand Zecca"--Container
  • "'Homage to Eadweard Muybridge' by arrangement with the University of Southern California. Narration for 'A trip to the moon' by Georges Méliès, adapted and read by Fabrice Zagury. Vintage recordings from the collection of George Wagner"--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
  • Glenrow brothers
  • Cockfight
  • The barber shop
  • Feeding the doves
  • Seminary girls.
  • August & Louis Lumiere
  • (1895-96):
  • Swimming in the sea - -
  • Children digging for clams
  • Loading a boiler
  • Films:
  • Dragoons crossing the Saone
  • Promenade of ostriches
  • Childish quarrel
  • Lion, London Zoological Garden
  • Photograph
  • Transformation by hats
  • Carmaux: Drawing out the coke
  • Poultry yard
  • Arab cortege, Geneva
  • New York: Brooklyn Bridge
  • Homage to Eadweard Muybridge (Series photography)
  • New York: Broadway & Union Sq.
  • Policeman's parade, Chicago
  • A trip to the moon
  • (1902)
  • Actualities:
  • Pres. McKinley at home
  • (1897)
  • Packtrain on Chilkoot Pass
  • (1898)
  • Skyscrapers of New York
  • (1880s).
  • (1903)
  • Georgetown Loop
  • (1903)
  • San Francisco aftermath of earthquake
  • (1906)
  • Dog and his various merits
  • (1906)
  • Moscow clad in snow
  • (1908)
  • Airplane flight & wreck
  • Edison shorts
  • (1910).
  • Biograph blue movies:
  • Fire in a burlesque theatre
  • (1908)
  • Airy fairy Lillian tries on her new corsets
  • (1908)
  • From show girl to burlesque queen
  • (1908)
  • Troubles of a manager of a burlesque show
  • (1908)
  • (1894-97):
  • The great train robbery
  • (1903)
  • The whole dam [sic] family and the dam [sic] dog
  • (1905)
  • The golden beetle
  • (1907)
  • Text:
  • Program notes
  • by Charles Musser
  • DVD production credits
  • The kiss
  • Serpentine dances
  • Sandow
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (75 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
  • ocm50778665
  • 5380105
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The great train robbery and other primary works, Kino International ; produced by Film Preservation Associates and The British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard and Heather Stewart, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Featuring the films of: Edwin S. Porter, Thomas A. Edison, Auguste and Louis Lumière, Georges Méliès, Eadweard Muybridge, Ferdinand Zecca"--Container
  • "'Homage to Eadweard Muybridge' by arrangement with the University of Southern California. Narration for 'A trip to the moon' by Georges Méliès, adapted and read by Fabrice Zagury. Vintage recordings from the collection of George Wagner"--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
  • Glenrow brothers
  • Cockfight
  • The barber shop
  • Feeding the doves
  • Seminary girls.
  • August & Louis Lumiere
  • (1895-96):
  • Swimming in the sea - -
  • Children digging for clams
  • Loading a boiler
  • Films:
  • Dragoons crossing the Saone
  • Promenade of ostriches
  • Childish quarrel
  • Lion, London Zoological Garden
  • Photograph
  • Transformation by hats
  • Carmaux: Drawing out the coke
  • Poultry yard
  • Arab cortege, Geneva
  • New York: Brooklyn Bridge
  • Homage to Eadweard Muybridge (Series photography)
  • New York: Broadway & Union Sq.
  • Policeman's parade, Chicago
  • A trip to the moon
  • (1902)
  • Actualities:
  • Pres. McKinley at home
  • (1897)
  • Packtrain on Chilkoot Pass
  • (1898)
  • Skyscrapers of New York
  • (1880s).
  • (1903)
  • Georgetown Loop
  • (1903)
  • San Francisco aftermath of earthquake
  • (1906)
  • Dog and his various merits
  • (1906)
  • Moscow clad in snow
  • (1908)
  • Airplane flight & wreck
  • Edison shorts
  • (1910).
  • Biograph blue movies:
  • Fire in a burlesque theatre
  • (1908)
  • Airy fairy Lillian tries on her new corsets
  • (1908)
  • From show girl to burlesque queen
  • (1908)
  • Troubles of a manager of a burlesque show
  • (1908)
  • (1894-97):
  • The great train robbery
  • (1903)
  • The whole dam [sic] family and the dam [sic] dog
  • (1905)
  • The golden beetle
  • (1907)
  • Text:
  • Program notes
  • by Charles Musser
  • DVD production credits
  • The kiss
  • Serpentine dances
  • Sandow
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (75 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
  • ocm50778665
  • 5380105
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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