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The Resource Landmarks of early film, [volume 1]

Landmarks of early film, [volume 1]

Label
Landmarks of early film, [volume 1]
Title
Landmarks of early film
Title number
[volume 1]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Videodisc release of silent films originally produced between 1886-1913 with newly realized musical accompaniment ; A compilation of the very earliest films from the first projections of moving images to the advent of the feature film, an area of film history often underseen, underappreciated and understudied. Includes films from Pathe frénes, Vitagraph Co., Biograph Co., and Keystone Film Co. Includes films by Thomas Edison, Louis Lumière, Edwin S. Porter, George Méliès, Charles Pathé, Ferdinand Zecca, Max Linder, D.W. Griffith, and Henry Lehrman
Member of
Cataloging source
VA@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, David Shepard ; music, Robert Israel ; narration for A trip to the moon, Georges Méliès, adapted and read by Fabrice Zagury
Language note
  • Silent films accompanied by musical score
  • Silent films accompanied by musical score
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1847-1931
  • 1864-1948
  • 1861-1938
  • 1863-1957
  • 1864-1947
  • 1875-1948
  • 1883-1925
  • 1867-1946
  • 1886-1946
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shepard, David
  • Duncan, Dean W
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Lumière, Louis
  • Porter, Edwin S
  • Méliès, Georges
  • Pathé, Charles
  • Zecca, Ferdinand
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Linder, Max
  • Maggi, Luigi
  • Lehrman, Henry
  • McCay, Winsor
Runtime
117
Series statement
Blackhawk Films collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kinetoscope
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
  • Cinematography
Technique
live action
Label
Landmarks of early film, [volume 1]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special feature: Essay by Dean W. Duncan inserted in container
  • Image Entertainment: ID4103DSDVD
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Series photography (1877-1885) -- Edison kinetoscope films (1894-1896) -- Lumière films (1895-1897) -- A trip to the moon = Le voyage dans la lune (1902) -- Actualities (1897-1910) -- The great train robbery (1903) -- The whole dam family and the dam dog (1905) -- The golden beetle (1907) -- The policemen's little run (1907) -- Troubles of a grasswidower (1908) -- Nero, or The fall of Rome (1909) -- Winsor McCay, the famous cartoonist of the NY Herald, and his moving comics (1911) -- The girl and her trust (1912) -- Bangville police (1913)
Control code
40858976
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin College copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, black and white, tinted
Publisher number
ID4103DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Landmarks of early film, [volume 1]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special feature: Essay by Dean W. Duncan inserted in container
  • Image Entertainment: ID4103DSDVD
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Series photography (1877-1885) -- Edison kinetoscope films (1894-1896) -- Lumière films (1895-1897) -- A trip to the moon = Le voyage dans la lune (1902) -- Actualities (1897-1910) -- The great train robbery (1903) -- The whole dam family and the dam dog (1905) -- The golden beetle (1907) -- The policemen's little run (1907) -- Troubles of a grasswidower (1908) -- Nero, or The fall of Rome (1909) -- Winsor McCay, the famous cartoonist of the NY Herald, and his moving comics (1911) -- The girl and her trust (1912) -- Bangville police (1913)
Control code
40858976
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin College copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, black and white, tinted
Publisher number
ID4103DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
laserdisc

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