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Curtas dos primórdios do cinema assistidos / Watched short movies from early cinema
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Tables Turned on the Gardener (1895 Short Film)
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A gardener is watering his flowers, when a mischievous boy sneaks up behind his back, and puts a foot on the water hose... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
2.
A Trip to the Moon (1902 Short Film)
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A group of astronomers go on an expedition to the Moon. (13 mins.)
 
3.
The Scheming Gambler's Paradise (1905 Short Film)
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A combination gambling den and bawdy house is set up so that croupiers, patrons, prostitutes, and the... (3 mins.)
 
4.
Little Tich (1907 Short Film)
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The Assassination of the Duke de Guise (1908 Short Film)
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Francia, alla fine del Cinquecento. Enrico III ha deciso di eliminare il suo rivale, il duca di Guisa... (15 mins.)
 
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Rube and Mandy at Coney Island (1903 Short Film)
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The first scene shows a country couple entering Steeplechase Park. They proceed to amuse themselves on the steeplechase... (12 mins.)
Director: Edwin S. Porter
 
7.
A Photographic Contortion (1901 Short Film)
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A man, objecting to being filmed, comes closer and closer to the camera lens until his mouth is all we see. Then he opens wide and swallows camera and cinematographer. He steps back, chews, and grins. (1 mins.)
Stars: Sam Dalton
 
8.
The Delights of Automobiling (1900 Short Film)
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This is altogether a remarkable picture and of very fine photographic value. It shows a picturesque country road... (1 mins.)
 
9.
Revolution in Russia (1906 Short Film)
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A dramatization of the uprising in Odessa, Russia in 1905: A ship's crew, tired of being mistreated... (4 mins.)
Director: Lucien Nonguet
 
10.
An Extraordinary Cab Accident (1903 Short Film)
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A man and a woman talk beside a street near a corner where a cop stands. Just as a horse-drawn cart rounds the corner... (1 mins.)
 
11.
Uncle Josh at the Moving Picture Show (1902 Short Film)
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Country rube thinks what he sees on the movie screen is real. He jumps out of his seat to try to stop a kissing scene. (2 mins.)
Director: Edwin S. Porter
 
12.
History of a Crime (1901 Short Film)
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La cella di un condannato a morte. L'uomo sta dormendo e sogna il passato che lo ha portato in prigione : vita frenetica... (5 mins.)
Director: Ferdinand Zecca
 
13.
The Great Train Robbery (1903 Short Film)
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A group of bandits stage a brazen train hold-up, only to find a determined posse hot on their heels. (11 mins.)
 
14.
The Lonedale Operator (1911 Short Film)
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When her father becomes ill, a young woman takes over the telegraph at a lonely western railroad station... (17 mins.)
 
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The Lonely Villa (1909 Short Film)
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A gang of thieves lure a man out of his home so that they can rob it and threaten his wife and children... (8 mins.)
Director: D.W. Griffith
 
16.
Employees Leaving the Lumière Factory (1895 Documentary)
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A man opens the big gates to the Lumière factory. Through the gateway and a smaller doorway beside it... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
17.
The Arrival of a Train (1896 Documentary)
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A group of people are standing in a straight line along the platform of a railway station, waiting for a train... (1 mins.)
 
18.
Baby's Dinner (1895 Documentary)
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A baby is seated at a table between its cheerful parents, Auguste and Marguerite Lumière. While the father is feeding the baby with a spoon... (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
19.
The Messers. Lumière at Cards (1896 Documentary)
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Two men play cards, as a third watches and a waiter brings drinks. The third man pours drinks as the waiter laughs. (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
20.
Barque sortant du port (1895 Documentary)
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This is another one-shot Lumiere Brothers film, which consists of a single shot of a boat leaving the port, being watched by members of the Lumiere family. (1 mins.)
Director: Louis Lumière
 
21.
Electrocuting an Elephant (1903 Documentary)
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The execution of Topsy, a female elephant, in a publicity stunt advertising the opening of Luna Park on Coney Island... (1 mins.)
Stars: Topsy
 
22.
Annabelle Serpentine Dance (1895 Documentary)
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Annabelle (Whitford) Moore performs one of her popular dance routines. She uses her dance steps and her long, flowing skirts to create a variety of visual patterns. (1 mins.)