Best Picture 1906

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1.
The '?' Motorist (1906 Short Film)
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A British trick film in which a motorist ends up driving around the rings of Saturn. (3 mins.)
Director: Walter R. Booth
 
2.
San Francisco: Aftermath of Earthquake (1906 Documentary)
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Footage shot not long after the 1906 earthquake in San Francisco is edited together so that more than one scene and more than one vantage are included... (1 mins.)
 
3.
Fetch the Bread! (1906 Short Film)
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A family sends a man out for some bread. Instead, he seems to be trying to find every drink in Paris. Another man goes out after him, but does the same. They both return, utterly drunk.
 
4.
Dream of a Rarebit Fiend (1906 Short Film)
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The fiend faces the spectacular mind-bending consequences of his free-wheeling rarebit binge. (7 mins.)
Stars: Jack Brawn
 
5.
The Mysterious Retort (1906 Short Film)
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A wizard sleeps at a table in his well-appointed sitting room. From a drawer in the table, a snake appears... (3 mins.)
 
6.
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
 
7.
Tit-for-Tat (1906 Short Film)
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(5 mins.)
Director: Gaston Velle
 
8.
The Hilarious Posters (1906 Short Film)
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A wall full of advertising posters comes to life. (3 mins.)
 
9.
The Butterflies (1906 Short Film)
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In a Japanese garden, gather maidens with nets to catch butterflies, all in the joy of life and budding... (6 mins.)
 
10.
Humorous Phases of Funny Faces (1906 Short Film)
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A cartoonist draws faces and figures on a blackboard - and they come to life. (3 mins.)
 
11.
Three American Beauties (1906 Documentary)
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Images of a rose, a young woman, and the American flag. (1 mins.)
 
12.
Poor Mother (1906 Short Film)
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13.
A Trip Down Market Street Before the Fire (1906 Documentary)
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From the front of a cable car, a motion picture camera records a trip down Market Street, San Francisco, California, from a point between 8th & 9th Streets, Eastward to the cable car turnaround at the Ferry Building. (12 mins.)
 
14.
Mortelle idylle (1906 Short Film)
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