William K.L. Dickson

William Kennedy Laurie Dickson (3 August 1860 ? 28 September 1935) was a French-Anglo-Scottish inventor who devised an early motion picture camera under the employ of Thomas Edison (post-dating the work of Louis Le Prince). ... more on Wikipedia

William K.L. Dickson Filmography

movie 1903 Rip Van Winkle
movie 1903 Pope Leo XIII in His Carriage
movie 1903 Pope Leo XIII Passing Through Upper Loggia
movie 1902 100 Yards Flat Race
movie 1902 An Exciting Water Duel
movie 1902 Australians Going in to Field
movie 1902 Coronation of Their Majesties King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra: Procession from the Abbey
movie 1902 Coronation of Their Majesties King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra: Procession to the Abbey
movie 1902 Coronation Parade (No. 1)
movie 1902 Deer in the Forest
movie 1902 Dick Kerr's Engineering Factory
movie 1902 Distinguished Group Aboard S.S. Carisbrooke Castle
movie 1902 Expert Driving with a Wolseley 45hp Motor
movie 1902 Expert Driving with Coach and Four
movie 1902 Group of Japanese Officers
movie 1902 Guests of R.M.S. Kildonan Castle
movie 1902 H.M.S. Terrible's Homecoming: Arrival at Portsmouth
movie 1902 H.M.S. Terrible's Homecoming: Captain Percy Scott Disembarking
movie 1902 H.M.S. Terrible's Homecoming: Pet Deer Brought from China
movie 1902 Half Mile Flat Race
movie 1902 High Jump
movie 1902 Hirst Plays Trumble
movie 1902 His Imperial Majesty the German Emperor: Arrival at Port Victoria
movie 1902 His Imperial Majesty the German Emperor: Leaving Lowther Castle
movie 1902 Japanese Flagship Asama Saluting Royal Yacht
movie 1902 Jessop Batting
movie 1902 Joseph Chamberlain Leaving Portsmouth
movie 1902 Joseph Chamberlain Reviewing the Colonial Troops
movie 1902 King and Queen Driving from Paddington
movie 1902 King and Queen En Route to Thanksgiving Service
movie 1902 King and Queen's Arrival at St. Paul's Cathedral
movie 1902 King Edward Laying Keel of Battleship 'King Edward VII'
movie 1902 King Edward's Arrival at Helsingor
movie 1902 Lord Kitchener En Route to England from the Soudan
movie 1902 Mile Flat Race
movie 1902 Motor Car Ride from Westminster
movie 1902 Mr. Holbein's Attempt to Swim the Channel
movie 1902 Naval Brigade at Windsor
movie 1902 Naval Review
movie 1902 Parade of the Kings
movie 1902 Picturesque Scenery in Derbyshire
movie 1902 Pole Jump
movie 1902 Queen Alexandra Christening the Battleship 'Queen'
movie 1902 Return to the Pavilion
movie 1902 Review of Household Cavalry at Windsor
movie 1902 Review of the Indian Contingent
movie 1902 Rhodes Catches Trumble
movie 1902 Ride Through Dawlish
movie 1902 The King Reviewing Guards
movie 1902 The Royal Progress Through London: Crossing London Bridge
movie 1902 The Royal Progress Through London: Guildhall
movie 1902 The Royal Progress Through London: Temple Bar
movie 1902 The World's Champion Log-Roller
movie 1902 Visit of the Shah to Sir Hiram Maxim's Works
movie 1902 Wash Day at Indian Camp
movie 1902 Wolverhampton Exhibition: A Ride Down the Water Chute
movie 1902 Wolverhampton Exhibition: Shooting the Chutes
movie 1901 100 Yards Flat Race
movie 1901 Alberta Conveying Royal Bier
movie 1901 Alberta Leaving Trinity Pier
movie 1901 American Cup Race
movie 1901 Arrival of the Cortege at Trinity Pier
movie 1901 Baden-Powell's Arrival at Southampton
movie 1901 Bluejackets Drawing Gun Carriage Up to Windsor Castle
movie 1901 Cambridge Crew Taking Boat to Water
movie 1901 Chairing the King's First Prizemen
movie 1901 City Councillor's Visit to Sheen House
movie 1901 Cortege on Its Way from Osborne to Trinity Pier
movie 1901 County Fair at Sheen House
movie 1901 Dan Leno's Record Score at the Oval
movie 1901 Demolition of the Great Chimney
movie 1901 Disaster of Shamrock I and II
movie 1901 Distinguished Guests Leaving the Power House
movie 1901 Duke and Duchess of York's Return
movie 1901 Earl Marshal and Staff
movie 1901 Finish of the Boat Race
movie 1901 Firing Guns on Board H.M.S. Repulse
movie 1901 First Ascent of the Aero Club
movie 1901 First Trams Leaving Shepherd's Bush for Southall
movie 1901 General Buller's Reception at Aldershot
movie 1901 Gun Carriage and Royal Mourners, Hyde Park
movie 1901 Gun Drill on Board H.M.S. Pike
movie 1901 H.M.S. Torpedo Boat Destroyer Viper
movie 1901 H.M.S. Victory in Portsmouth Harbour
movie 1901 Half Mile Flat Race
movie 1901 Henley Regatta
movie 1901 Hurdle Race
movie 1901 Kaiser and Crown Prince's Reception at Cowes
movie 1901 King and Duke of Cornwall Proceeding to Ophir
movie 1901 King and German Emperor Passing Through Hyde Park
movie 1901 King and Queen Arriving at Victoria Entrance
movie 1901 King and Queen Entering Their Carriage
movie 1901 King and Queen Going on Board Ophir
movie 1901 King and Queen, Duke and Duchess with Suites
movie 1901 King's Yacht Sailing Out to Meet the Ophir
movie 1901 Launch of H.M.S. Cruiser Leviathan
movie 1901 Lord Charles Beresford's Arrival at Southampton
movie 1901 Mr. Balfour and Joseph Chamberlain at Blenheim
movie 1901 One Mile Flat Race
movie 1901 Opening of Glasgow International Exhibition
movie 1901 Ophir and Escort Passing Southsea
movie 1901 Ophir Steaming Up the Solent
movie 1901 Panorama at Ealing Station
movie 1901 Panorama of Ealing from a Moving Train
movie 1901 Panorama of Exhibition
movie 1901 Panorama of the Thames
movie 1901 Picturesque Panoramic Scenery
movie 1901 Ranjit Sinhji and C.B. Fry at the Wickets
movie 1901 Reception of Royal Party on the Jetty
movie 1901 Royal Coach at the House of Lords
movie 1901 Royal Family Going Aboard for Lunch
movie 1901 Royal Party Leaving the Canteen
movie 1901 Royal Procession Leaving Victoria Station
movie 1901 Scenes at the Final Football Cup: Ties
movie 1901 Storming the Front
movie 1901 Summer Life on the Thames
movie 1901 The Derby: Duke of Westminster's Horse 'Bendor'
movie 1901 The Derby: Duke of Westminster's Horse 'Orme'
movie 1901 The Derby: Finish of the Derby 1901
movie 1901 The Derby: Prince of Wales's Horse 'Persimmon'
movie 1901 The Derby: Volodyovski, Winner of the Derby
movie 1901 The King and Queen Entering the Victorian Tower Entrance
movie 1901 The King Presenting South African Medals
movie 1901 The Procession Passing Marble Arch
movie 1901 The Royal Procession on Its Way to Open Parliament
movie 1901 Three Mile Flat Race
movie 1901 Washing Decks on Board H.M.S. Repulse
movie 1901 Wreck of Shamrock I and II
movie 1901 Yorkshire Cricket Team Entering the Field
movie 1900 4.7 Guns of H.M.S. Terrible Firing Lyddite
movie 1900 A Reconnoitre in Force
movie 1900 Bloemfontein: Unfurling the Flag
movie 1900 Bombardment of Boer Trenches
movie 1900 Champion Shire and Shetlands
movie 1900 Col. MacKinnon and Col. Cholmondeley Aboard Aurania
movie 1900 Demonstration in Front of the Palace Theatre
movie 1900 Detachment from H.M.S. Terrible Firing
movie 1900 Exercise of War Prisoners
movie 1900 General Sir Redvers Buller at Aldershot
movie 1900 General Sir Redvers Buller at Southampton
movie 1900 Gordon Highlanders Marching Out
movie 1900 Hackneys and Trotters
movie 1900 Highland Station After Boer Attack
movie 1900 Hitching Drill
movie 1900 Horses Make Double Cross
movie 1900 Horses Plunge Through Fire Doors
movie 1900 How the Tugela Bridge Was Destroyed
movie 1900 Imperial Yeomanry Reviewed by Prince of Wales
movie 1900 Infantry Picquet in Trenches
movie 1900 Institute of Journalism
movie 1900 Ladysmith Naval Brigade at Horse Guards Parade
movie 1900 Ladysmith Naval Brigade at Windsor
movie 1900 Landing of Sir George White at Southampton
movie 1900 Loading Bullock Wagons
movie 1900 Lord Lieutenant Visit to Ireland
movie 1900 Lord Mayor's Procession
movie 1900 March Past of Howitzer Battery
movie 1900 Motor Car Race in Regent's Park
movie 1900 Naval Brigade Pitching Tents
movie 1900 Naval Volunteers in Action
movie 1900 Near View of Battery from H.M.S. Terrible
movie 1900 New South Wales Lancers Landing at Cape Town
movie 1900 Operations of Red Cross Ambulances After Spion Kop
movie 1900 Panorama of Camp Frere and Chieveley
movie 1900 Panoramic View of Table Bay
movie 1900 Presenting Bouquet to Queen in Phoenix Park
movie 1900 Prince and Princess Witnessing Cattle Parade
movie 1900 Prince of Wales Opening the Central London Railway
movie 1900 Royal Dublin Society's Horse Show
movie 1900 S.S. Minneapolis Entering London Docks
movie 1900 Second Yorkshire Regiment Embarking at Durban
movie 1900 Seizing a Kopje Near Spion Kop
movie 1900 Shelling Boer Position at Ladysmith
movie 1900 Signalling to the Trenches
movie 1900 Sir George White Arriving at the National Bazaar
movie 1900 Sir George White's Welcome Home
movie 1900 Sixth Brigade Striking Camp
movie 1900 The Aurania at Anchor Off Netley
movie 1900 The C.I.V.S Disembarking at Southampton
movie 1900 The C.I.V.S Passing Through Hyde Park
movie 1900 The Capture of Spion Kop
movie 1900 The Derby
movie 1900 The Half-Mile Run
movie 1900 The Prince of Wales's Horse Persimmon
movie 1900 The Queen Entering Phoenix Park
movie 1900 The Queen Leaving Buckingham Palace
movie 1900 The Queen Leaving Windsor Castle
movie 1900 The Queen Reviewing the Guards
movie 1900 Train Load of Troops on Way
movie 1900 Trooping the Colours March Past
movie 1900 Troops Leaving for Kroonstad
movie 1900 Twelve Pounders in Action
movie 1900 View of C.I.V.S on Board Aurania
movie 1900 Wounded Being Carried Off Battlefield
movie 1899 Amann
movie 1899 Lockhart's Performing Elephants
movie 1899 'Sagasta', Admiral Dewey's Pet Pig
movie 1899 A Dip in the Mediterranean
movie 1899 Admiral Dewey
movie 1899 Armoured Train Leaving Durban
movie 1899 Christmas Festivities
movie 1899 Coaling Scene
movie 1899 Cricket Match at the Oval
movie 1899 Crossing the Line
movie 1899 Departure from Folkestone of the Queen
movie 1899 Duke and Duchess of Connaught Opening Exhibition
movie 1899 Feeding the Seagulls
movie 1899 Furness Railway
movie 1899 General Buller at Southampton
movie 1899 General Buller Embarking at Southampton
movie 1899 General Buller Leaving Carlton Club
movie 1899 General Buller on Deck
movie 1899 Gordon Highlanders on Board the Transport
movie 1899 Harbor of Villefranche
movie 1899 Henley Royal Regatta
movie 1899 International Collegiate Games
movie 1899 International Collegiate Games
movie 1899 Jack Tars Ashore
movie 1899 King John
movie 1899 Landing of General Buller at Cape Town
movie 1899 Landing of Lord Charles Beresford
movie 1899 Landing Troops from the Roslin Castle
movie 1899 London Daily Mail War Express
movie 1899 Lord Wolseley Ascending Companion Ladder
movie 1899 Lord Wolseley Reviewing the Scots Greys and Highlanders
movie 1899 Madeira: Boys Diving for Pennies
movie 1899 Officers of the 'Olympia'
movie 1899 Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race
movie 1899 Panorama of Bowness Landing
movie 1899 Panorama of Lake Windermere
movie 1899 Pope Leo XIII in the Vatican Gardens
movie 1899 Queen Victoria Laying Corner Stone
movie 1899 Queen Victoria Reviewing Household Cavalry
movie 1899 Queen Victoria Reviewing Household Cavalry
movie 1899 Queen Victoria Reviewing the Life Guards
movie 1899 Queen Victoria with Horse Guards
movie 1899 Reception of the Duchess of York
movie 1899 School of Porpoise
movie 1899 Shamrock Under Full Sail
movie 1899 The Derby: The Members' Enclosure
movie 1899 The Derby: The Paddock
movie 1899 The Gordon Highlanders
movie 1899 The Right Hon. Cecil Rhodes Riding in Rotten Row
movie 1899 Thirteenth Hussars En Route to a Picquet
movie 1899 Train Load of Guns
movie 1899 Train Taking Up Water at Full Speed
movie 1899 Wreck of the 'Mohican'
movie 1899 Wreck of the S.S. 'Paris'
movie 1898 Venice, Feeding the Pigeons in St. Mark's Square as Man on left
movie 1898 Fencing Contest from 'The Three Musketeers'
movie 1898 Good Night
movie 1898 Antarctic Expedition
movie 1898 Away Aloft
movie 1898 Balloon Ascent
movie 1898 Boulter's Lock Sunday Afternoon
movie 1898 Brighton Queen
movie 1898 Catching Mail Bags: Her Majesty's Mails
movie 1898 Charge of the Carbineers
movie 1898 Charge of the Lancers
movie 1898 Conway Castle
movie 1898 Derby Day 1898
movie 1898 Emerging from Boathouse
movie 1898 Football at Aldershot
movie 1898 From War to Peace
movie 1898 General Quarters H.M.S. Seaflower
movie 1898 Irish Mail, L. & N.W. Railway, Taking Up Water at Full Speed
movie 1898 Launch of H.M. Battleship 'Formidable' at Portsmouth
movie 1898 Launch of the Worthing Life-Boat: Coming Ashore
movie 1898 Launch of the Worthing Life-Boat: Entering Water
movie 1898 London Traffic at the Mansion House
movie 1898 M.H. Pope Leo in a Chair
movie 1898 Menai Bridge, the Day Irish Mail from Euston Entering the Tubular Bridge Over the Menai Straits
movie 1898 Military Exercise
movie 1898 Naval Review Spithead
movie 1898 Nelson's Flagship Victory
movie 1898 Punt Race on the Thames at Maidenhead
movie 1898 Queen Victoria at Aldershot
movie 1898 Queen Victoria Driving to Laffans Plain
movie 1898 Return of the Grenadier Guards from the Soudan
movie 1898 The Vatican Guards, Rome
movie 1898 Through the Clee Tor Tunnel in Derbyshire
movie 1898 Water Polo
movie 1898 Worthing Seafront
movie 1898 De boulevard van Scheveningen
movie 1898 He and She
movie 1898 Indian War Council
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII and Count Pecci, No. 1
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII Being Carried in Chair Through Upper Loggia, No. 101
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII Being Seated Bestowing Blessing Surrounded by Swiss Guards, No. 107
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII in Canopy Chair, No. 100
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII in Carriage
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII in Carriage, No. 102
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII Leaving Carriage and Being Ushered Into Garden, No. 104
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII Seated in Garden, No. 105
movie 1898 Pope Leo XIII Walking Before Kneeling Guards
movie 1897 Parisienne Girls
movie 1897 Afternoon Tea in the Gardens of Clarence House
movie 1897 Alarm and Response
movie 1897 Ascot Races Arrival of the Prince of Wales
movie 1897 Butterfly Dance
movie 1897 Columbia Bicycle Factory
movie 1897 Departure of the Prince of Wales from Ascot
movie 1897 Duke of Coburg's Carriage
movie 1897 Eclipse Stakes, Sandown Park
movie 1897 H.M. Battleship 'Terrible'
movie 1897 Henley Regatta
movie 1897 Mounted Dignitaries and Officers
movie 1897 Mr. Charles Morton
movie 1897 Sir Wilfrid Laurier and the New South Wales Lancers
movie 1897 The Kohinoor with the Colonial Guests
movie 1897 A Newsboys' Scrap
movie 1897 Crissie Sheridan
movie 1897 Musical Drill; Troop A., Third Cavalry
movie 1897 Place de la Concorde
movie 1896 American Falls from Bridge, Niagara Falls
movie 1896 An Arrest
movie 1896 Inaugural Parade, 71st Regiment, New York
movie 1896 Little Egypt
movie 1896 Sandow
movie 1896 Serpentine Dance by Annabelle
movie 1896 The Tramp: Milk White Flag
movie 1896 American Falls, Goat Island
movie 1896 American Falls, Luna Island
movie 1896 Canadian Falls, from American Side
movie 1896 Canadian Falls: Panoramic View from Michigan Central R.R.
movie 1896 Canadian Falls: Table Rock, No. 1
movie 1896 Canadian Falls: Table Rock, No. 2
movie 1896 Li Hung Chang at Grant's Tomb
movie 1896 Li Hung Chang Driving Through 4th St. and Broadway
movie 1896 Li Hung Chang, 5th Avenue & 55th Street, N.Y.
movie 1896 Lower Rapids, Niagara Falls
movie 1896 McKinley at Home, Canton, Ohio
movie 1896 Niagara Gorge from Erie R.R.
movie 1896 Panorama of American & Canadian Falls, Taken Opposite American Falls
movie 1896 Parade at Canton O. Showing Major McKinley in Carriage
movie 1896 Parade, Americus Club, Canton Ohio
movie 1896 Parade, Sound Money Club, Canton, O.
movie 1896 Pointing Down Gorge, Niagara Falls
movie 1896 Taken from Trolley in Gorge, Niagara Falls
movie 1896 Upper Rapids, from Bridge
movie 1896 West Point Cadet Cavalry
movie 1896 West Point Cadet Cavalry
movie 1896 West Point Cadet Drill, No. 1
movie 1896 A Hard Wash
movie 1896 A Watermelon Feast
movie 1896 Awakening of Rip
movie 1896 Dancing Darkies
movie 1896 Exit of Rip and the Dwarf
movie 1896 Fire Department, New Haven, Conn.
movie 1896 Rip Leaving Sleepy Hollow
movie 1896 Rip Meeting the Dwarf
movie 1896 Rip Passing Over the Mountain
movie 1896 Rip's Toast
movie 1896 Rip's Toast to Hudson
movie 1896 Rip's Twenty Years' Sleep
movie 1896 Sound Money Parade
movie 1896 Stable on Fire
movie 1896 The Sound Money Parade
movie 1896 Winchester Arms Factory at Noon Time
movie 1895 Billy Edwards and the Unknown
movie 1895 Chinese Laundry Scene
movie 1895 Dr. Colton or Dentist Scene
movie 1895 Elsie Jones
movie 1895 Elsie Jones, No. 2
movie 1895 Gladiatorial Combat
movie 1895 Grotesque Tumbling
movie 1895 Grundy and Frint
movie 1895 James Grundy, Buck and Wing
movie 1895 John W. Wilson and Bertha Waring
movie 1895 New Bar Room
movie 1895 New Barber's Shop
movie 1895 New Blacksmith Shop
movie 1895 Opera Scene
movie 1895 Rob Roy
movie 1895 Robetta and Doretto, No. 1
movie 1895 Robetta and Doretto, No. 3
movie 1895 The Rixfords, No. 1
movie 1895 The Rixfords, No. 2
movie 1895 Annabelle Serpentine Dance
movie 1895 James Grundy, Cake Walk
movie 1895 The Gay Brothers
movie 1894 Dickson Experimental Sound Film as Violinist
movie 1894 A Bar Room Scene
movie 1894 Alleni's Boxing Monkeys
movie 1894 Amateur Gymnast, No. 2
movie 1894 Annabelle Butterfly Dance
movie 1894 Annabelle Sun Dance
movie 1894 Annie Oakley
movie 1894 Armand D'Ary
movie 1894 Athlete with Wand
movie 1894 Babies in High Chairs
movie 1894 Band Drill
movie 1894 Bertoldi (Mouth Support)
movie 1894 Bertoldi (Table Contortion)
movie 1894 Boxing
movie 1894 Boxing Match
movie 1894 Bucking Broncho
movie 1894 Buffalo Bill
movie 1894 Buffalo Dance
movie 1894 Caicedo (with Pole)
movie 1894 Caicedo (with Spurs)
movie 1894 Carmencita
movie 1894 Cock Fight, No. 2
movie 1894 Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph
movie 1894 Cupid's Dance
movie 1894 Dance
movie 1894 Dogs Fighting
movie 1894 Edison Employee Picnic
movie 1894 Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze
movie 1894 Fancy Club Swinger
movie 1894 Finale of 1st Act, Hoyt's 'Milk White Flag'
movie 1894 Fire Rescue Scene
movie 1894 Fred Ott Holding a Bird
movie 1894 French Dancers
movie 1894 Glenroy Bros., No. 2
movie 1894 Hadj Cheriff
movie 1894 Highland Dance
movie 1894 Human Pyramid
movie 1894 Lady Fencers (With Broadswords)
movie 1894 Lady Fencers (With Foils)
movie 1894 Lasso Exhibition
movie 1894 Lasso Thrower
movie 1894 Man of a Thousand Faces
movie 1894 May Lucas
movie 1894 Men on Parallel Bars
movie 1894 Mexican Knife Duel
movie 1894 Miss Lucy Murray
movie 1894 Mlle. Capitaine
movie 1894 Organ Grinder No. 2
movie 1894 Organ Grinder, No. 1
movie 1894 Oriental Dance
movie 1894 Rat Killing
movie 1894 Rats and Terrier No. 2
movie 1894 Rats and Terrier No. 3
movie 1894 Rats and Weasel
movie 1894 Ruth Dennis
movie 1894 Sandow No. 2
movie 1894 Sandow No. 3
movie 1894 Sheik Hadji Tahar
movie 1894 Sioux Ghost Dance
movie 1894 Souvenir Strip of the Edison Kinetoscope
movie 1894 Summersault Dog
movie 1894 Sword Combat
movie 1894 The Barbershop
movie 1894 The Boxing Cats (Prof. Welton's)
movie 1894 The Carnival Dance
movie 1894 The Cock Fight
movie 1894 The Hornbacker-Murphy Fight
movie 1894 The Pickaninny Dance, from the 'Passing Show'
movie 1894 The Widder
movie 1894 The Wrestling Dog
movie 1894 Topack and Steele
movie 1894 Toyou Kichi
movie 1894 Trained Bears
movie 1894 Trapeze
movie 1894 Unsuccessful Somersault
movie 1894 Walton and Slavin No. 1
movie 1894 Walton and Slavin No. 2
movie 1894 Walton and Slavin No. 3
movie 1894 Walton and Slavin No. 4
movie 1894 Whirlwind Gun Spinning
movie 1894 Wonderful Performing Dog
movie 1894 Wrestling Match
movie 1894 Imperial Japanese Dance
movie 1894 Leonard-Cushing Fight
movie 1894 Chinese Opium Den
movie 1894 Dance du Ventre
movie 1894 Luis Martinetti, Contortionist
movie 1893 Horse Shoeing
movie 1893 Blacksmith Scene
movie 1892 A Hand Shake
movie 1892 Boxing
movie 1892 Fencing
movie 1892 Man on Parallel Bars
movie 1892 Wrestling
movie 1891 Dickson Greeting
movie 1891 Duncan and Another, Blacksmith Shop
movie 1891 Duncan or Devonald with Muslin Cloud
movie 1891 Duncan Smoking
movie 1891 Men Boxing
movie 1891 Monkey and Another, Boxing
movie 1891 Newark Athlete
movie 1890 Monkeyshines, No. 1
movie 1890 Monkeyshines, No. 2
movie 1890 Monkeyshines, No. 3

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The 1st commercially exhibited film and the 1st staged scene with actors performing a role, Blacksmith Scene is a Kinetoscope film first shown on May 9, 1893...


This is the world's first known experiment in creating a movie with a synchronized soundtrack. Filmed in Thomas Edison's Black Maria studio, it features dire...


The 1st woman to appear in front of an Edison motion picture camera and possibly the 1st woman to appear in a motion picture within the United States. In the...


Believed to be the first film shot in the United States, Monkeyshines No. 1 is an experimental film made to test the original cylinder format of the Kinetosc...