Edison : the invention of the movies.
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New York, NY : Kino Classics, 2023.
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Published
New York, NY : Kino Classics, 2023.
Format
DVD
Physical Desc
4 videodiscs : sound, black & white and color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
738329263997

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General Note
Curated by Steven Higgins and Charles Musser.
General Note
Originally issued as a compilation in 2005.
General Note
Special features: Two hours of video interviews with cinema scholars discussing specific films, the Edison Studios, and efforts to preserve the Edison legacy; Photo archives of more than 200 documents from MoMA's Edison Collection; Detailed film notes by Charles Musser, the world's leading authority on the Edison studio.
Creation/Production Credits
Directors include: William K.L. Dickson, Edwin S. Porter, Alfred Clark, Alan Crosland, James H. White; music composers include, Philip Carli, Jon C. Mirsalis, Ben Model, Donald Sosin, Clark Wilson.
Participants/Performers
Performers include: Eugen Sandow, Fred Ott, May Irwin, John C. Rice, Annie Oakley, Anabella, Gilbert M. Anderson, Marc McDermott,
Description
"A comprehensive survey of one of cinema's most influential figures, Edison: The Invention of the Movies is a monumental collection of 140 archival motion pictures. From 19th century camera tests never intended for public screening to the last feature-length film released by the Thomas A. Edison Studios in 1918 (The Unbeliever), the collection is digitally mastered with musical scores, surrounded by a wealth of historical documents and interviews with leading film archivists and historians."--Container.
System Details
DVD, NTSC region 0; [stereo].
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DVD

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Higgins, S., Musser, C., Dickson, W. K. 1., Porter, E. S., Crosland, A., & Von Stroheim, E. (2023). Edison: the invention of the movies . Kino Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steven, Higgins et al.. 2023. Edison: The Invention of the Movies. Kino Classics.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Steven, Higgins et al.. Edison: The Invention of the Movies Kino Classics, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Higgins, Steven,, et al. Edison: The Invention of the Movies Kino Classics, 2023.

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