Film, Video Latina, contortionist /

Format Film, Video
Contributors American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Dates 1905
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Acrobatics
Acrobats
Dislocation
Joints
Range of Motion
Shoulder Joint
Silent Films
Tricks
United States
Title
Latina, contortionist /
Other Title
Latina, contortionist-act-with-rings
Created / Published
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, United States, 1905, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  acrobatics--united states
-  acrobats--united states
-  tricks
-  joints--range of motion
-  dislocations--united states
-  shoulder joint--dislocation--united states
-  silent films
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 21Nov1905; H68883.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Duration: 0:55 at 16 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, see the M/B/RS Paper Print database.
-  From the New York clipper, 12/26/03, p. 5: Mlle. Latina, whom Eugene Sandow characterizes as a type of "the perfect woman," is a more than ordinary contortionist, and saves a rather repellant specialty by the pleasant manner in which she performs her work. This little lady does her work in a clever and most finished style, her costumes are always bright, clean, and attractive looking. She is engaged as a special feature with Neil Burgess' "County Fair" Co. this season.
-  Catalog no. 3112.
-  NCN046327; Latina, contortionist.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995.
-  Filmed Nov. 15, 1905, in the Biograph New York City studio. (venue)
-  Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site (http://lcweb.loc.gov) (additional physical form)
Medium
1 reel of 1 (55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Form
motion picture
Extent
1 reel of 1 (55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2131 (ref print)
FPE 7624 (dupe neg)
LC 201b (paper pos)
Library of Congress Catalog Number
96519699
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.rbc.varsmp.0201/mets.xml
http://lccn.loc.gov/96519699


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