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  • Film, Video

    Swiss village, no. 2

    "The scene opens by showing the village girls driving home a herd of cows, and shows the native peasantry of Switzerland returning from their daily occupation--watching the herds. After driving the cattle to their shelter, the boys and girls congregate in front of the old barn and go through a native dance, to the amusement of the spectators. These pictures are marvelously clear and ...

    • Contributor: White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress) - Niver (kemp) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    Lost a pretty little dog /

    A woman and her mother bring a little dog home from a dog shelter in Gennevilliers. The woman's husband comes home, is displeased, and pays a man to steal the dog. The woman is distraught and offers a reward for the return of the dog. The man who stole the dog returns it and receives the reward, just as the husband comes home. The ...

    • Contributor: Pathé Frères (france) - Pathé Frères (u.s.) - Afi/Jones (john) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1908
  • Film, Video

    Champs Elysees /

    From Edison films catalog: Near the main entrance. Hundreds of carriages and characteristic Parisian buses are passing. 75 feet. $11.25.

    • Contributor: White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    Scene in the Swiss Village at Paris Exposition

    "The picture opens with a crowd of Swiss boys and girls dressed in native costumes, marching down the street in this very unique and picturesque village. Each happy and smiling face is clearly shown as they pass the camera. The scene ends by the boys and girls congregating in the square and dancing to the strains of an accordion played by one of the ...

    • Contributor: White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    Course en sacs /

    Shows several men participating in a potato sack race as men, women, children, and dogs watch.

    • Contributor: Lumière, Louis - Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896
  • Film, Video

    Afraid of microbes /

    A man who fears the influenza microbe buys an antiseptic spray from a pharmacist. On his way home, he insists on spraying everyone he encounters, including the police. A growing group of outraged people chases and captures him. He is tied up and doused with water.

    • Contributor: Pathé Frères (france) - Pathé Frères (u.s.) - Afi/Jones (john) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1908
  • Film, Video

    Breaking of the crowd at military review at Longchamps /

    This picture shows thousands of people leaving their seats in the grand stand and going across the parade grounds toward Paris. A very sharp and clear picture. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog.

    • Contributor: White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt Jr. attends Women in War Work Congress in Paris [1918] /

    During World War I, Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. worked for the YMCA in France running canteens, clubs, and leave centers for soldiers and teaching French. She also designed the uniforms worn by the women workers in the YMCA. Views of Mrs. Roosevelt entertaining women YMCA workers in the garden of the home of her aunt, Mrs. Alice Green Hoffman, in Paris. There are medium ...

    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Eleanor Butler - Mutual Film Corporation - International Newsreel Corporation - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1918
  • Film, Video

    [Procession at Séville and bullfighting scenes] /

    Shorts document bullfights in Spain (Séville) and France (Béziers, Nîmes) during the late 19th century.

    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1898
  • Film, Video

    Panoramic view of the Champs Elysees

    "The camera was mounted on a moving vehicle on a main street of Paris, France. The Arc de Triomphe can be seen in the distance. The vehicle carryingthe camera makes an abrupt turn and proceeds down a street heavily congested with horse-drawn vehicles, both public and private"--Early motion pictures.

    • Contributor: White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress) - Niver (kemp) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    Panorama of Eiffel Tower

    From Edison films catalog: Showing the entire height of this wonderful structure from the base of the dome and return, with the great Paris Exposition in the background, looking down Champs de Mars. A most realistic picture. 90 feet. $13.50.

    • Contributor: White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns

    "The picture opens with a "Personal" advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th, 1904: "Young French Nobleman, recently arrived, desires to meet wealthy American girl; object matrimony; will be at Grant's Tomb at 10 this morning, wearing boutonniere of violets." The first scene shows the young "Nobleman" in his dressing room. He picks up the "Herald," and finally locates ...

    • Contributor: Porter, Edwin S. - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress) - Niver (kemp) Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1904
  • Film, Video

    Lourdes, procession, II /

    People carry candles in a procession in Lourdes.

    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (library of Congress) - Sanctuaire Notre-Dame De Lourdes (lourdes, France)
    • Date: 1897
  • Film, Video

    [Scenes from Mexico and the 1900 Paris Exposition]

    French language translation title is supplied for the France in America project. On one reel/videocassette with 50 other Lumière shorts that were originally cataloged under individual titles in M/B/RS film and television preliminary card catalog. Danse espagnole...was filmed in Paris, France in 1900; Expérience du ballon dirigeable... was filmed in Saint-Cloud, France in 1900. All other films were filmed in Mexico City and Guadalajara, ...

    • Contributor: Díaz, Porfirio - Veyre, Gabriel - Santos-Dumont, Alberto - Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (library of Congress) - Exposition Universelle - Exposition Universelle Internationale De 1900
    • Date: 1896
  • Film, Video

    Lourdes, procession, I /

    People carry candles in a procession in Lourdes.

    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (library of Congress) - Sanctuaire Notre-Dame De Lourdes (lourdes, France)
    • Date: 1897
  • Film, Video

    Panorama of the moving boardwalk

    From Edison films catalog: This picture was taken from the stationary platform, showing the rapidly moving board walk on the outer edge, which has a speed of five miles per hour; also shows the middle platform moving two and a-half miles per hour, the third platform being stationary. At intervals there are upright posts to steady passengers passing from one platform to the other. ...

    • Contributor: White, James H. (james Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
  • Film, Video

    LES ENFANTS DE LA TÉLÉ

    motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). In segment (15.05.98) Sacha Distel. In segment (19.09.03) Sacha Distel. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Pascal Duchène, Jean-Louis Cap, Jérôme Revon, Etc
  • Film, Video

    LE GENRE HUMAIN - PREMIÈRE PARTIE: LES PARISIENS

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Didier Lockwood as himself. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Claude Lelouch - Francis Lai
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    ÉGLANTINE

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Jean-Claude Brialy - Christian Chevallier, in Collaboration With Jean-Jacques Debout
    • Date: 1972
  • Film, Video

    LA MANDARINE

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Edouard Molinaro - Claude Bolling
    • Date: 1971
  • Film, Video

    DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER LIVE AT LA CIGALE

    motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Dee Dee Bridgewater, vocal, and her Malian Project with African singers and musicians. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Patrick Savey
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    LA NUIT EST UNE SORCIÈRE

    motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Inc: Sidney Bechet, soprano sax. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Marcel Martin - Sidney Bechet
    • Date: 1960
  • Film, Video

    LE BRACONNIER DE DIEU

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Jean-Pierre Darras - Claude Bolling
    • Date: 1982
  • Film, Video

    À VOS MESURES

    motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Serge Mamoulian - Jean Bouchéty
    • Date: 1973
  • Film, Video

    LA GUEULE DE L'AUTRE

    motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).

    • Contributor: Pierre Tchernia - Claude Bolling
    • Date: 1979