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ⓘ 1889 in film




1889 in film
                                     

ⓘ 1889 in film

  • William K. L. Dickson completes his work for Thomas Edison on the Kinetograph cylinder either in this year or 1890. Monkeyshines No. 1 becomes the first film shot on the system.
  • The first moving pictures developed on celluloid film are made in Hyde Park, London by William Friese Greene.
  • Wordsworth Donisthorpe invents the Kinesigraph, which photographs a round image on 68 mm film.
  • Eastman Kodak is the first company to begin commercial production of film on a flexible transparent base, celluloid.
                                     

1. Films

  • Monkeyshines No. 1 – contradictory sources indicate this was shot either in June 1889 or November 1890.
  • Hyde Park Corner, the first moving pictures developed on celluloid film, and Leisurely Pedestrians, Open Topped Buses and Hansom Cabs with Trotting Horses, a lost film, directed by William Friese-Greene
                                     

2. Births

  • Victor Fleming, American director and cinematographer died 1949
  • February 8 – Siegfried Kracauer, German movie critic and journalist died 1966
  • Musidora, French actress, screenwriter, film director died 1957
  • February 23
  • February 3 – Carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director died 1981
  • May 3 – Beulah Bondi, American actress died 1981
  • May 31 – Athene Seyler, British actress died 1990
  • June 11 – Wesley Ruggles, American movie director, producer died 1972
  • Marjorie Rambeau, American actress died 1970
  • Salka Viertel, Austro-Hungarian actress and screenwriter. died 1978
  • April 26 – Anita Loos, American writer and producer died 1981
  • April 16 – Charlie Chaplin, British actor and film-maker died 1977
  • June 15
  • March 28 – Lola Braccini, Italian actress died 1969
  • May 20 – Karin Molander, Swedish actress died 1978
  • July 27 – Vera Karalli, Russian actress and ballerina died 1972
  • November 10 – Claude Rains, British-American actor died 1967
  • August 8 – Hans Egede Budtz, Danish actor died 1968
  • August 24 – Tom London, American actor died 1963
  • November 19 – Clifton Webb, American actor died 1966
                                     
  • The following is an overview of 1927 in film including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths. January 10 Fritz
  • actress and film director Kartal Tibet - film director, actor Yavuz Turgul - film director Fuat Uzkınay - film director 1889 1956 Memduh Un - film director
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  • thriller, set in 1889 and filmed in Arkansas. Sugar Creek follows Adam Stanton as he awakes, alone in a field and without his shoes. Setting out in search of
  • Vic. 1889 - 1930 Vic.: National Library of Australia. 20 April 1912. p. 5. Retrieved 20 June 2015. Andrew Pike and Ross Cooper, Australian Film 1900 1977:
  • Connecticut Yankee is a 1931 American Pre - Code film adaptation of Mark Twain s 1889 novel, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur s Court. It was directed by David
  • Trotting Horses is a 1889 British short silent actuality film shot by inventor and film pioneer William Friese - Greene on celluloid film using his machine
  • transparent plastic roll film followed in 1889 It was made from highly flammable nitrocellulose celluloid now usually called nitrate film Although cellulose
  • British films from 1888 to 1919: 1888 in the United Kingdom 1889 in the United Kingdom 1890 in the United Kingdom 1895 in the United Kingdom 1896 in the United
  • A silent film is a film with no synchronized recorded sound and in particular, no audible dialogue In silent films for entertainment, the plot may be

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