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Cinematic Firsts

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First known movie
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First motion picture to be recorded
First film to be shot in the United States.
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The first public demonstration of motion pictures in the United States
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Poor Pete (1892)
One of three movies to be part of the first public performance of a moving picture show.
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A Good Beer (1892)
One of three movies to be part of the first public performance of a moving picture show.
One of three movies to be part of the first public performance of a moving picture show.
People who added this item 43 Average listal rating (34 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 6.2
The first Kinetoscope film shown in public exhibition on May 9, 1893 and is the earliest known example of actors performing a role in a film.
The first American film studio
The first film to have sound
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First hand colored film
Jenkins displays the Phantascope, the first patented Film projector.
The first United Kingdom film.
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History Of The Kinetograph, Kinetoscope And Kinetophonograph... - W.K.L. Dickson, Antonia Dickson, Thomas Edison
The first book of history on film.
The first building dedicated exclusively to showing motion pictures.

Address: 601 Loyola Ave, New Orleans, LA 70113
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The first female director
*The first film to be direct by a female director (Alice Guy).

*The first narrative fiction film.

*The first film to to introduce screenplays.
People who added this item 94 Average listal rating (66 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 5.9
The Kiss (1896)
First on screen kiss
People who added this item 76 Average listal rating (51 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 6.7
*The first horror film.

*The first vampire movie.
After being banned in New Jersey, the film became the first to be banned in the United States.
The first example of object manipulation and stop-motion animation. The film is considered to be lost.
People who added this item 8 Average listal rating (7 ratings) 4 IMDB Rating 4.9
King John (1899)
The first film adaptation of the work of William Shakespeare.
The first film to use flashbacks to create a non-linear narrative
People who added this item 14 Average listal rating (9 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 5.6
The earliest known film with the usage of intertitles.
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One of the earliest known colour motion picture film footages by Edward Raymond Turner.
One of the earliest known colour motion picture film footages by Edward Raymond Turner.
One of the earliest known colour motion picture film footages by Edward Raymond Turner.
One of the earliest known colour motion picture film footages by Edward Raymond Turner.
One of the earliest known colour motion picture film footages by Edward Raymond Turner.
One of the earliest known colour motion picture film footages by Edward Raymond Turner.
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The first sci-fi movie.
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The first film remake.
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*The first animated film.

*The first 2D animated film.
The first feature film.

The first Australian feature film.
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One of the first two films ever reviewed in Variety (January 1907). The other was The Life of a Cowboy.
One of the first two films ever reviewed in Variety (January 1907). The other was An Exciting Honeymoon.
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The first feature film produced in Europe
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The first film to use Kinemacolor.
The first film to have a score specifically written for it, by French composer Camille Saint-Saëns
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The first full length feature film produced in the United States.
The first film shot from an aeroplane that took place in April 1909. Wilbur Wright was training military personnel and took a newsreel cameraman on a flight in Rome to record this.
The first film crossover. Is now considered a lost film.
People who added this item 8 Average listal rating (5 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6
Ramona (1910)
For the first time, the rights to adapt a novel are bought from a publisher (Little, Brown & Company who published the Helen Hunt Jackson's novel of the same name.)
People who added this item 0 Average listal rating (0 ratings) 0 IMDB Rating 6.9
The first film to be made in Hollywood.
The first feature film to be released in colour, using the Kinemacolour system.
Lois Weber becomes the first American female director of a feature length film. It is now a lost film.
People who added this item 512 Average listal rating (253 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.3
The first big budget Hollywood epic.
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The first film sequel. It is now a lost film.
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Noble Johnson and George Johnson established to the Lincoln Motion Picture Company, the first African-American run film company in 1916.
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El apóstol (1917)
The first animated feature film.

The first Argentine feature film.

Now a lost film.
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