Format Film, Video
Dates 1896
Location France
Subjects Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show
Hand to Hand Fighting, Oriental
Indians of North America
Sack Racing
Duel au pistolet /
Other Title
Pistol duel
Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
pistol duel
collection of lumière films from the cinémathèque française
rooftop chase
poursuite de cambrioleurs sur les toits
buffalo bill--redskins
cirque buffalo bill--peaux rouges
course en sacs de louis lumière
sack race
javanese wrestlers
lutteurs japonais
japanese wrestlers
Created / Published
France : La Société Lumière, 1896.
Subject Headings
-  Dueling--Mexico
-  English language translation title, Pistol duel, is supplied for the France in America project. DLC
-  A dramatization of a duel with pistols in which one man is felled and his seconds rush in to care for him.
-  Catalogue Lumière no. 35.
-  On one reel/videocassette with 58 other Lumière shorts. DLC
-  Third of five films on digital file. Preceded by Course en sacs, Lutteurs javanais. Followed by Poursuite sur les toits, Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges.
-  Film was shot in Mexico.
-  Shooting location from La production cinématographique des frères Lumière.
-  Digital files viewed.
-  Sources used: La production cinématographique des frères Lumière, p. 362; Sadoul, G. Louis Lumière; Rittaud-Hutinet, J. Auguste et Louis Lumière, p. 152-153; M/B/RS Acquisition files (Cinémathèque française file).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5/22/1970; viewing print; exchange; Cinémathèque française Collection.
-  Received: 1/24/2007 from VidiPax; master; preservation; Cinémathèque française Collection.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 33 sec., ca. 20 ft.) : si., b&w. ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (ca. 33 sec.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in. master.
Call Number
FCA 5142 (viewing print)
VXF 0171 (master)
Digital Id
mbrsascfr 5142s1
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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