ORIGINS OF CINEMA (Volume One)
ORIGINS OF CINEMA  (Volume One)
Product Code: ORIGINSCINEMAV1
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This three disc set contains a ton of silent classics, earliest cinema shorts worth studying for any film buff. Be sure to collect both volumes so you have the entire series. This three-disc set contains the following: Four Edwin S. Porter film shorts including the 1903 UNCLE TOM'S CABIN, sixteen rare Thomas Edison film shorts including THE WHOLE DAM FAMILY AND THE DAM DOG (1905) and an ingenious version of JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, a dramatization of the Hatfield-McCoy feud, a dramatic kidnapping, THE PAYMASTER (1906) which marks the debut of actress Gene Gauntier, THE BOY DETECTIVE (1908) based on a poplular newspaper serial, HER FIRST ADVENTURE (1908) which marks the first time a canine is the hero of a story, CAUGHT BY WIRELESS (1908) dramatizing an adventure on the high seas with footage of an actual Marconi wireless, AT THE FRENCH BALL (1908) a comedy using the split screen effect and much, much more!

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