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Dickson Experimental Sound Film (1894) Poster

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This film was never released commercially.
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The film was copied at 24 frames per second from a 35 mm print preserved by the Library Of Congress. The original sound was restored from the Edison National Historic Site
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The synchronized sound version was restored in 2000 by Walter Murch, Rick Schmidlin, Industrial Light and Magic, and Skywalker Sound which is a division of Lucas Digital, Ltd., LLC (a George Lucas company) in collaboration with the Library of Congress and the Edison National Historic Site.
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One of the films in the 3-disk boxed DVD set called "More Treasures from American Film Archives (2004)", compiled by the National Film Preservation Foundation from 5 American film archives. This film is preserved by the Library of Congress; sound from the Edison National Historic Site.
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Some scholars credit it with being the first sound picture ever, others disagree.
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