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
Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges /
Other Title
Buffalo Bill--redskins
Cirque Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges
Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
buffalo bill--redskins
cirque buffalo bill--peaux rouges
collection of lumière films from the cinémathèque française
pistol duel
course en sacs de louis lumière
sack race
javanese wrestlers
lutteurs japonais
japanese wrestlers
rooftop chase
poursuite de cambrioleurs sur les toits
Indians from North America dance and perform in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
Created / Published
France : La Société Lumière, [1896 or 1897]
Subject Headings
-  Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show
-  Indians of North America
-  English language translation title, Buffalo Bill--redskins, is supplied for the France in America project.
-  Catalogue Lumière no. 559.
-  On one reel/videocassette with 58 other Lumière shorts.
-  Fifth of five films on digital file. Preceded by Course en sacs, Lutteurs javanais, Duel au pistolet, Poursuite sur les toits.
-  Because there were no European productions of the show in 1896 or 1897, the years in which the film was probably shot, the film was almost certainly shot in the United States, according to La production cinématographique des frères Lumière.
-  Digital files viewed.
-  Sources used: La production cinématographique des frères Lumière, p. 102; Sadoul, G. Louis Lumière; 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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