Historian David Bond explores the connection between French pantomime in the first decade of the 20th Century and one of Europe’s first feature-length films.
Category: Silent Films
A Pathé film of uncertain date has long been identified as Les Tulipes (1907).
Alfred Clark began working for the Edison Manufacturing Company in 1895 and is the first film-maker known to have used the stop-motion technique and very probably the first to have filmed an historical reconstruction.
Film review by Dan Willard. The Extraordinary Adventures of Saturnino Farandola is an engaging hodgepodge of fantasy, comedy, adventure, and science fiction.