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ⓘ 1892 in film




1892 in film
                                     

ⓘ 1892 in film

  • Max Skladanowsky develops a camera and shoots his first footage this year, but its unusual interleaved image format leaves him ultimately unable to exhibit it until work is completed on the Bioskop projector in late 1895.
  • The final revisions to the Kinetoscope are made, including a vertical transport and wider film. This becomes the de facto technical specification for all silent film by 1909.
  • October 18 – Theatre Optique event opens, showing projected motion pictures to the public at the Musee Grevin in Paris.
                                     

1. Films released in 1892

  • Wrestling, directed by William K. L. Dickson.
  • Pauvre Pierrot, an animated film directed by Charles-Emile Reynaud.
  • Un bon bock, a lost animated film directed by Charles-Emile Reynaud.
  • Le prince de Galles, a documentary short film about Edward, Prince of Wales directed by Louis Lumiere.
  • Man on Parallel Bars, directed by William K. L. Dickson.
  • Fencing, directed by William K. L. Dickson.
  • A Hand Shake, directed by William Heise and William K. L. Dickson.
  • Boxing, made by Edison Manufacturing Company.
  • Le Clown et ses chiens, a lost animated film directed by Charles-Emile Reynaud.
                                     

2. Births

  • July 21 – Renee Jeanne Falconetti, French actress died 1946
  • September 28 – Ruth Stonehouse, American actress, film director died 1941
  • December 24 – Ruth Chatterton, American actress died 1961
  • April 2 – Jack L. Warner, American Hollywood studio founder died 1978
  • March 27 – Dorrit Weixler, German actress died 1916
  • September 2 – Dezso Kertesz, Hungarian actor and film director died 1965
  • July 28 – Joe E. Brown, American actor and comedian 1973al
  • July 1 – Thomas Mitchell, American actor died 1962
  • January 29 – Ernst Lubitsch, German American film director, producer, writer, and actor died 1947
  • December 29 – Aku Korhonen, Finnish actor died 1960
  • April 8 – Mary Pickford, Canadian-born American actress, studio founder died 1979
  • January 31 – Eddie Cantor, American singer and comedian died 1964
  • December 30 – John Litel, American film and television actor died 1972
  • January 18 – Oliver Hardy, American comic actor died 1957
  • September 9 – Tsuru Aoki, Japanese-born American actress died 1961
  • April 14 – Claire Windsor, American actress died 1972
  • October 25 – Nell Shipman, American actress, writer, producer died 1970
  • September 21 – Olof Ås, Swedish actor, stage manager died 1949
  • November 16 – Mabel Normand, American actress died 1930
  • February 27 – William Demarest, American character actor died 1983
  • February 10 – Alan Hale, American movie actor and director died 1950
  • July 10 – Slim Summerville, American actor died 1946
  • May 11 – Margaret Rutherford, British character actress of stage, television and film died 1972
  • July 29 – William Powell, American actor died 1984
  • May 28 – Minna Gombell, American stage and film actress died 1973
  • June 13 – Basil Rathbone, South African-American actor died 1967
                                     
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  • earliest films produced in the Cinema of France between 1892 and 1909 ordered by year of release. For an A - Z list of French films see Category: French films 1892
  • Events from the year 1892 in the United States. President: Benjamin Harrison R - Indiana Vice President: Levi P. Morton R - New York Chief Justice: Melville
  • The Winchester Model 1892 was a lever - action repeating rifle designed by John Browning as a smaller, lighter version of his large - frame Model 1886, and
  • Robert Ellis June 27, 1892 December 29, 1974 was an American film actor, screenwriter and film director. He appeared in 166 films between 1913 and 1934
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  • Events in the year 1892 in India. Empress of India Queen Victoria Viceroy of India Henry Petty - Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne 4 January
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