The Resource Comedy, spectacle and new horizons, a production of Film Preservation Associates and the British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard, (videorecording)

Comedy, spectacle and new horizons, a production of Film Preservation Associates and the British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard, (videorecording)

Label
Comedy, spectacle and new horizons
Title
Comedy, spectacle and new horizons
Statement of responsibility
a production of Film Preservation Associates and the British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of early motion picture films, focusing especially on the first films that began to reflect modern cinematic conventions. Includes works by Pathé Frères, Max Linder, the Vitagraph Company, Alice Guy Blaché, and D.W. Griffith
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music compiled and directed by Robert Israel ; DVD design, Bret Wood
Dewey number
791.43/09
Language note
Silent, with musical accompaniment. Some intertitles, predominantly in English
LC call number
PN1993.5.A1
LC item number
M68 2002 vol.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1864-1947
  • 1883-1925
  • 1882-1946
  • 1873-1968
  • 1875-1948
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shepard, David
  • Israel, Robert
  • Wood, Bret
  • Musser, Charles
  • Zecca, Ferdinand
  • Linder, Max
  • Durand, Jean
  • McCay, Winsor
  • Guy, Alice
  • Griffith, D. W.
  • Film Preservation Associates
  • British Film Institute
  • Pathé frères (France)
  • Ambrosio (Firm)
  • Gaumont (Firm)
  • Vitagraph Company of America
  • Biograph Company
  • Keystone Film Company
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
84
Series statement
Movies begin : a treasury of early cinema, 1894-1914
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Silent films
Technique
live action
Label
Comedy, spectacle and new horizons, a production of Film Preservation Associates and the British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from disc menu. Film titles & film credits from screen
  • Originally compiled for video in 1994
  • Special feature: program notes by Charles Musser
Bar code
  • 31223126938050
  • 31223126938076
  • 31223126938068
  • 31223086419687
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1909)
  • Onésime horloger =
  • Onésime, clock-maker
  • Gaumont ; [Jean Durand]
  • (1912)
  • Winsor McCay, the famous cartoonist of the N.Y. Herald and his moving comics
  • photographed by Vitagraph Co. of America
  • (1911)
  • Making an American citizen
  • produced by Alice Guy Blaché
  • Policemen's little run
  • (1912)
  • Girl and her trust
  • Biograph Company ; [directed by D.W. Griffith]
  • (1912)
  • Bangville police
  • Keystone Film Company
  • (1913)
  • [by Ferdinand Zecca ; Pathé]
  • (1907)
  • Troubles of a grasswidower
  • Pathé Frères ; [by Max Linder]
  • (1908)
  • Nero, or, the fall of Rome
  • [by Ambrosio]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329023621
Other physical details
sd., b&w and tinted b&w
Publisher number
K236E
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)49397070
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Comedy, spectacle and new horizons, a production of Film Preservation Associates and the British Film Institute ; produced for video by David Shepard, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from disc menu. Film titles & film credits from screen
  • Originally compiled for video in 1994
  • Special feature: program notes by Charles Musser
Bar code
  • 31223126938050
  • 31223126938076
  • 31223126938068
  • 31223086419687
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1909)
  • Onésime horloger =
  • Onésime, clock-maker
  • Gaumont ; [Jean Durand]
  • (1912)
  • Winsor McCay, the famous cartoonist of the N.Y. Herald and his moving comics
  • photographed by Vitagraph Co. of America
  • (1911)
  • Making an American citizen
  • produced by Alice Guy Blaché
  • Policemen's little run
  • (1912)
  • Girl and her trust
  • Biograph Company ; [directed by D.W. Griffith]
  • (1912)
  • Bangville police
  • Keystone Film Company
  • (1913)
  • [by Ferdinand Zecca ; Pathé]
  • (1907)
  • Troubles of a grasswidower
  • Pathé Frères ; [by Max Linder]
  • (1908)
  • Nero, or, the fall of Rome
  • [by Ambrosio]
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329023621
Other physical details
sd., b&w and tinted b&w
Publisher number
K236E
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)49397070
System details
DVD, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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