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  • Film, Video
    Palace of Electricity
    Circular panoramic view of the Champs de Mars, [no. 1]
    From Edison films catalog: In the Exposition grounds with a close view of the Palace of Electricity. 50 feet. $7.50.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Scene in the Swiss village at Paris Exposition
    Scene in the Swiss village at the Paris Exposition
    From Edison films catalog: 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 ...
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Course en sacs
    Course en sacs de Louis Lumière | Sack race | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    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
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    Lourdes, sortie de l'église du Rosaire
    Sortie de l'église du Rosaire | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française | Lourdes, leaving the Church of the Rosary
    People come out the doors and down the steps of the Church of the Rosary 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
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    Esplanade des Invalides
    Circular panoramic view of the Esplanade des Invalides
    From Edison films catalog: Beginning with the camera pointing toward the Invalides entrance, with the tomb of Napoleon in the background. The camera is slowly revolved until it rests upon the new and beautiful bridge of Alexander III, showing the immense crowds entering the Exposition. 100 ft. 15.00.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Lourdes, procession, I
    Procession, I | Lourdes, procession, 1 | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    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
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    Breaking of the crowd at military review at Longchamps
    Breaking up of the crowds at military review at Long Champs | Breaking up of the crowd at military review at Long Champs
    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
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    Buying a cow
    Achat embarrassant | Embarrassing purchase
    An urban husband and wife, walking in the countryside outside Paris, are so impressed with the delicious taste of a cow's milk that they buy the cow and try to bring it back to their Parisian apartment. After many misadventures, the cow is stolen right after they reach their front door.
    • Contributor: Société Des Établissements Gaumont - George Kleine (Firm) - Afi/Marshall (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1908
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    Scene from the elevator ascending Eiffel Tower
    Panoramic view from the Eiffel Tower, ascending and descending
    From Edison films catalog: A marvelously clear picture taken from the top of the elevator of the Eiffel Tower during going up and coming down of the car. This wonderful tower is 1,000 feet in height, and the picture produces a most sensational effect. As the camera leaves the ground and rises to the top of the tower, the enormous white city opens out ...
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Panorama of Eiffel Tower
    Panoramic view of the Eiffel Tower taken from the outside
    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
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    On the coast of the Bay of Biscay, France
    Sur la côte du Golfe de Gascogne
    A travelog of the frontier dividing France and Spain, with views of the Hendaye Coast, France; the village of Fontarabia, Spain; Saint Marie Gate at Fontarabia; a shopping center; homes of fishermen; the frontier of Spain; Behobie, Spain; the International Bridge between France and Spain; the beach and streets of San Sebastian; the old castle of Polignac; and the Island of Pheasants. Includes a ...
    • Contributor: Eclipse (Firm) - George Kleine (Firm) - Kleine (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1911
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    Panorama of the Paris Exposition, from the Seine
    Paris Exhibition viewed from the Seine
    From Edison films catalog: This panoramic scene is taken from a Seine steamboat and gives a rapid view of the banks of the river. The launch steams under six bridges and past the Street of Nations. The United States Building is a prominent white domed structure, gay with national flags. The picture ends at the famous three million dollar bridge, the Point Alexander III. ...
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Embarquement des filets de pêche
    Loading fishnets | Embarquement de filets | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    Men on the docks of Marseille load fishing boats with nets.
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896
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    Champs Elysees
    Driving scene on the Champs Elysees
    "Near the main entrance. Hundreds of carriages and characteristic Parisian buses are passing. 75 feet"--Edison films catalog.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt Jr. attends Women in War Work Congres... 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
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    Wanderers of the desert Aspect ratio: 16 x 9. Original film: 1986, France. Also known as Les baliseurs du désert. Cert. Not available [BBFC]. DVD Region 1. Colour. PAL. Arabic with English subtitles (optional).
    • Contributor: Khemir, Nacer
    • Date: 2008
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    Lourdes, transport de malades, II
    Transport de malades, II | Lourdes, transport de malades, 2 | Lourdes--malades | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française | Lourdes, transporting the sick, II
    Patients on stretchers are lifted off a cart and carried toward the shrine at Lourdes.
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1897
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    Panorama of the moving boardwalk
    Panoramic view of the moving sidewalk at the Paris Exposition
    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
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    How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald ... From Edison films catalog: 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 ...
    • Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Porter, Edwin S. - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1904
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    Eiffel Tower from Trocadero Palace The single camera position is from the top of a building identified as the Trocadero Palace; the camera is pointed toward the Eiffel Tower. The film shows only up to the first arch of the Eiffel Tower.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Panoramic view of the Place de l'Concord [sic]
    Panoramic view of the Place de la Concorde
    From Edison films catalog: Taken from an automobile. This picture was taken during the fashionable driving hour, making a complete circle of the Place de la Concorde, passing hundreds of carriages and busses. The beginning of the picture shows the historical church of the Madeleine in the background, the picture ending by approaching and running under the main entrance to the Paris Exposition. 100 ...
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Panoramic view of the Champs Elysees D18581 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 29Aug1900; D18581. Duration: 0:48 at 16 fps. Filmed in July 1900, on the Champs Elysées in Paris, France. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 611; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Dogs used as smugglers
    Chiens contrebandiers | Canine smugglers | Dog smugglers
    With contraband strapped to the backs of their dogs, smugglers set off to cross the Spanish-French border. Having been spied upon and betrayed to customs officers, a fierce skirmish results and only the dogs and a single smuggler reach their destination.
    • Contributor: Hatot, Georges - Heuzé, André - Pathé Frères (France) - Pathé Frères (U.S.) - Afi/Nfsa-Australia Collection (Library of Congress) - Afi/Baker (Glenn L.) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1906
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    Lourdes, transport de malades, I
    Transport de malades, I | Lourdes, transport de malades, 1 | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française | Lourdes, transporting the sick, I
    Patients are conveyed in carriages toward the shrine in Lourdes.
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1897
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    Embarquement d'un cheval
    Loading a horse | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    A horse in a wooden crate is lifted off a dock in Marseille by a steam crane and placed into a waiting ship.
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896
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    Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound ... This site features 341 motion pictures, 81 disc sound recordings, and other related materials, such as photographs and original magazine articles. Cylinder sound recordings will be added to this site in the near future. In addition, histories are given of Edison's involvement with motion pictures and sound recordings, as well as a special page focusing on the life of the great inventor. Prolific inventor ...
    • Date: 1847

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    Lourdes, procession, III
    Procession, III | Lourdes, procession, 3 | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    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
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    Afraid of microbes
    Peur des microbes | Fear of microbes | Fear of the microbes | Unidentified John Jones.
    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
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    [At the beach and other seaside scenes]
    À la plage et d'autres scènes au bord de la mer | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    French language translation title, À la plage et d'autres scènes au bord de la mer, is supplied for the France in America project. Contents titles and Catalogue Lumière numbers from La production cinématographique des frères Lumière. English language release title for Gros temps en mers is Bad weather on the sea. English language release title for Enfants au bord de la mer is Children ...
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896
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    Panorama from the moving boardwalk
    Panoramic view from the moving sidewalk | Panoramic view from the moving sidewalk at the Paris Exposition | Moving sidewalk, no. 2 | Panoramic view from the moving boardwalk
    "The camera is stationed on the middle walk of the Platform Mobile, as the French call it, and gives further views and incidents of this Paris Exposition novelty. 100 feet"--Edison films catalog.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    [Procession at Séville and bullfighting scenes]
    En Espagne | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française | Procession à Séville et scènes de corrida
    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
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    Lost a pretty little dog
    Cent francs à qui rapportera | Lost, a pretty dog | Unidentified John Jones.
    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
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    TR reviews French troops at Vincennes, France, 1910
    Theodore Roosevelt reviews French troops at Vincennes, France, 1910
    Robert Bacon, American Ambassador to France, TR, Jules Jusserand, French Ambassador to the United States, and General Jean B. Dalstein, Military Governor of Paris, arrive at the Château de Vincennes, a medieval castle and dungeon, parts of which are used by French military schools; the group has been invited to review troops and observe military maneuvers. TR's party arrives in a car and is ...
    • Contributor: Roosevelt, Theodore - Bacon, Robert - Jusserand, J. J. (Jean Jules) - Dalstein, Jean - Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1910
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    Panorama of Place de L'Opera
    Circular panoramic view of the Place de L'Opera
    From Edison films catalog: The busiest square in all Paris. 75 feet. $11.25.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    [Scenes from Mexico and the 1900 Paris Exposition]
    Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française | Scènes du Mexique et de l'Exposition universelle de 1900 á Paris
    French language translation title, Scènes du Mexique et de l'Exposition universelle de 1900 á Paris, is supplied for the France in America project. Danse espagnole de la Feria Sevillanos also known as Feria Sevillano. Expérience du ballon dirigeable de M. Santos-Dumont (parts I & II) was released in the U.S. in 1902 by Edison Mfg. Co. under the title: Santos Dumont's airship. The films ...
    • Contributor: Díaz, Porfirio - Veyre, Gabriel - Santos-Dumont, Alberto - Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress) - Exposition Universelle Internationale De 1900 - Exposition Universelle
    • Date: 1896
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    Poursuite sur les toits
    Rooftop chase | Poursuite de cambrioleurs sur les toits | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    A comedy in which two burglars flee from policemen across the rooftops.
    • Contributor: Hatot, Georges - Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1898
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    Pêche aux sardines
    Sardine fishing | Démaillage sardines | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    Title from La production cinématographique des frères Lumière. English language release title from Rittaud-Hutinet, J. Auguste et Louis Lumière, les 1000 premiers films. Men in fishing boats off the coast of France near Marseille remove sardines from fishing nets. Catalogue Lumière no. 70. On one reel/videocassette with 58 other Lumière shorts. Second of three films on digital file. Preceded by Embarquement d'un cheval. Followed ...
    • Contributor: Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques - Cinémathèque Française Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1896
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    Champs de Mars
    Circular panoramic view of the Champs de Mars, no. 2
    From Edison films catalog: Shows all the prominent buildings on this thoroughfare, ending with a close view of the base of the Eiffel Tower, with the Trocadero Palace in the background. 135 feet. 20.25.
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    Lourdes, procession, II
    Procession, II | Lourdes, procession, 2 | Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
    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
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    Swiss village, no. 2 From Edison films catalog: 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 ...
    • Contributor: White, James H. (James Henry) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1900
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    HUMAIR SOLITAIRE, SOLIDAIRE motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Daniel Humair as drummer and painter in his Paris studio, teaching, painting and performing together with Jerry Bergonzy, Jean-François Jenny-Clark, Joachim Kühn, Eric Linard, Claude Sutter. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Michel Dieuzaide
    • Date: 1994
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    FEMME NOIRE, FEMME NUE motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Désiré Ecaré - Memphis Slim (Peter Chatman)
    • Date: 1970
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    RAVI SHANKAR motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Archive footage of John Coltrane. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Mark Kidel
    • Date: 2001
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    BORIS VIAN, LA VIE JAZZ motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). "Sweet Sue" by Will J. Harris, Victor Young; "Begin the beguine" by Cole Porter; "Mood indigo" by Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard, Irving Mills; "All blues" by Miles Davis; "Over the rainbow" by E. Y. Harburg, Harold Arlen; "La complainte du progrès", "Fais moi mal Johnny" by Boris Vian, Alain Goraguer; "Je ...
    • Contributor: Philippe Kohly - Serge Forté
    • Date: 2009
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    LE HÉROS DE LA FAMILLE motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "It had to be you" by Gus Kahn, Isham Jones, "I'll close my eyes" by Buddy Kaye, Billy Reid, "Taking a chance on love" by John Latouche, Ted Fetter, Vernon Duke, "When somebody thinks you're wonderful" by Harry Woods, performed by Emmanuelle Béart; "Time after time" by Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne, performed by Sarah Vaughan. (Songs). ...
    • Contributor: Thierry Klifa - David Moreau
    • Date: 2006
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    LA RAVISSEUSE motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Antoine Santana - Louis Sclavis
    • Date: 2005
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    IMPROVISTA BERNARD LUBAT MICHEL PORTAL motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Improvisations" by Michel Portal, Bernard Lubat. (Songs). Michel Portal, clarinet, bass clarinet, soprano sax, bandonéon, voice; Bernard Lubat, soprano sax, piano, synthesizer , accordion, drums, percussion, voice. (Personnel On Camera). Recorded on 30th December 2005 in the Café l'Estaminet, Uzeste. Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Pascal Convert
    • Date: 2006
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    D-Day: code name overlord. The invasion /
    Invasion
    The story of the D-Day invasion of France is retold using archival images and interviews with participants.
    • Date: 2004
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    LE TAPIS VOLANT motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Louis Grospierre - Jacques Loussier
    • Date: 1962
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    LE JEUNE WERTHER motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Inc: Stan Sulzmann, soprano sax; Gilbert Roussel, accordion; Keith Harvey, cello. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Jacques Doillon - Philippe Sarde
    • Date: 1993
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    QUELQUE CHOSE DANS SON RÊVE motion picture | Made-for-TV movie. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Boramy Tioulong - Jacques Loussier
    • Date: 1982
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    NANCY JAZZ PULSATIONS 2004 motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). 1. "Twelve moons" by Jan Garbarek; "Hasta siempre" by Puebla. (Songs). 1. Jan Garbarek, alto sax, tenor sax, flute; Rainer Brüninghaus, piano, keyboards; Eberhard Weber, acoustic double bass; Marilyn Mazur, percussion. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Date: 2004
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    Bob Morane. Solar systems sentinals /
    Solar systems sentinals
    Sophia Paramount is on assignment in the highlands of Scotland. She stumbles upon a flying saucer hidden in a cave and takes numerous photos of it. Back in London, she realizes that a great many people are interested in her negatives. She sends them to Bob Morane for safekeeping. Bob thus finds himself at the center of a monumental struggle between the S.S.S. organization ...
    • Date: 1998
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    L'AMI DE PATAGONIE motion picture | Made-for-TV movie. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Olivier Langlois - Michel Portal
    • Date: 2002
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    ZONE FRANCHE motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Roland Vincent, Ahmed Daha, Manu Katché. (Soundtrack Personnel). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Paul Vecchiali
    • Date: 1996
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    BANDE À PART motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). cue "Les parapluies de Cherbourg" by Michel Legrand. (Songs). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Jean-Luc Godard - Michel Legrand
    • Date: 1964
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    The world at war. Morning, June-August 1944 /
    Morning, June-August 1944
    Copyright: no reg. Minor change version: [With added prologue]. -- United States : D.L. Taffner, [1974?]. Series producer, Jeremy Isaacs ; narrator, Laurence Olivier ; music, Carl Davis. Broadcast in the U.S. on PBS during the 1973-1974 season. Variety, 9/19/73. Reference sources used: Television programming source books, v. 3, p. N116; Film news, v. 32, no. 5, p. 16; Paulu, B. Television and radio ...
    • Date: 1974
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    SHAKTI motion picture | Made-for-TV movie. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Shakti:- John McLaughlin, electric guitar; L. Shankar, violin; Zakir Hussain, tablas; T. H. Vinayakram, ghatam. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Date: 1977
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    L'ASSASSIN CONNAÎT LA MUSIQUE... motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Presented by Ray Ventura. Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Pierre Chenal - Paul Misraki - Georges Derveaux
    • Date: 1963
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    JAZZ À VIENNE 1995 motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). 1. "Sing me softly of the blues" by Carla Bley; "Mother tongues" by John McLaughlin. (Songs). 1. John McLaughlin, electric guitar; Joey De Francesco, Hammond B3 organ; Dennis Chambers, drums. (Personnel On Camera). 1. Recorded on 2nd July 1995. Motion Picture (Form).
    • Date: 1995
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    A walk with love and death / "Heron of Foix (Assaf Dayan) hears the call of the ocean and leaves his school in Paris to walk to the sea. He meets the fair Claudia (Anjelica Huston) and the two fall in love and journey together to escape the ongoing Hundred Years War. They witness the brutal and bloody murder of a peasant who is drawn and quartered by the sadistic Sir ...
    • Date: 1970
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    BAINS DE MINUIT motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). 1. "Blue Monk" by Thelonious Monk. (Songs). 1. Sir Ali's Girls. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Franck Lords
    • Date: 1988
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    Monsieur Hire / A neighborhood loner consensually obsessed in a voyeuristic relationship with his neighbor finds himself under suspicion in the murder of another woman.
    • Date: 1989
  • Film, Video
    QUI EST-VOUS, POLLY MAGGOO? motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: William Klein - Michel Legrand
    • Date: 1966
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    RUE HOUDON motion picture | Medium length film (30-60 minutes). (from the soundtrack of the film "Xavier Richardeau Live in Paris" {q.v.}):- "A baptist beat" by Hank Mobley; "Hit & run", "Broussanova" by Xavier Richardeau; "Wigglin" by Freddie Redd; "Windmill" by Kenny Dorham. (Songs). Baritone saxist/leader Xavier Richardeau profiled in and around his regular club in the Rue Houdon, Paris, including an interview with the subject ...
    • Contributor: Alexandre Lourié
    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video
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    • Contributor: Gilles Mimouni - Krishna Levy
    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video
    FESTIVAL DE MUSIQUE DE SALON-DE-PROVENCE 1978 motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). "From this moment on", "It's all right with me", "Dream dancing" by Cole Porter; "'S wonderful", "Love is here to stay" by Ira and George Gershwin; "Satin doll" by Johnny Mercer, Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington; "Smoke gets in your eyes" by Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern; "Send in the clowns" by Stephen ...
    • Date: 1978
  • Film, Video
    ACTUALITÉS PRÉHISTORIQUES motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Jac Rémise, G.Duvoir, C. Guy, M. Young - Claude Luter
    • Date: 1947
  • Film, Video
    Omnibus. An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 2 segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1956
  • Film, Video
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    • Contributor: Patrick Savey
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
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    • Contributor: Frank Cassenti
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video
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    • Contributor: Bernard Lion
    • Date: 1970
  • Film, Video
    UN COMIQUE NÉ motion picture | Made-for-TV movie. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Michel Polac - Michel Portal
    • Date: 1977
  • Film, Video
    CHECK THE CHANGES... motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Feature film (over 60 minutes). "The blues" by Duke Ellington, sung by Joya Sherrill. (Songs). 1. Olu Dara, trumpet. 2. Joe Locke, vibraphone; Santi Debriano, acoustic double bass; Kenwood Dennard, drums. 3. Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet. 4. Sun Ra and his Omniverse Arkestra. 5. Rev. Herbert Doughtry. 6. Milton Cardona, Steve Berrios, Jerry Gonzales, drums. 7. Rashied ...
    • Contributor: Marc Huraux
    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video
    UNE NUIT EN LORRAINE motion picture | Made-for-TV movie. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Raoul Coutard - Michel Portal
    • Date: 1975
  • Film, Video
    LES RAISINS VERTS motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Memphis Slim (Peter Chatman), Le Trio Martial Solal, Errol Parker. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Jean-Christophe Averty
    • Date: 1964
  • Film, Video
    CAMÉRA UNE PREMIÈRE motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). Segment "Jules et Georgia" (dir: Robert Valey, 24.03.82) was scored by Jacques Loussier. (Songs). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Robert Valey - Peter Kassovitz - Jean-Pierre Prévost - Jean-Claude Charnay - Claude Vajda - Etc - Vladimir Cosma, Jean Wiener, Jacques Loussier
    • Date: 1979
  • Film, Video
    LE FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DE JAZZ À ANTIBES JUAN-LES-PINS 1964 motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). 1. "The lady is a tramp" by Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart; "Summertime" by Du Bose Heyward, George Gershwin; "Cutie pants"; "I'm putting all my eggs in one basket" by Irving Berlin; "St. Louis blues" by W. C. Handy; "How high the moon" by Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis; "Chicago" by Fred Fisher; "You'd be so ...
    • Contributor: Jean-Christophe Averty
    • Date: 1964
  • Film, Video
    BEN, LA MOUCHE motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Jean-Paul Thaens - Dino Saluzzi
    • Date: 1988
  • Film, Video
    Bob Morane. Return of the yellow shadow /
    Return of the yellow shadow
    Everyone saw Ming meet his death in Judgement of the Yellow Shadow. However he has reappeared in Monaco to forcible take his niece, Tanya, back to his home in Rangoon. Thanks to Sophia's skills, Bob finds the pair. Seeing the Yellow Shadow in his lair in Burma, it seems that he has indeed discovered the secret of immortality.
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    LE GOÛT DES FRAISES motion picture | Made-for-TV movie. Feature film (over 60 minutes). Aldo Romano as Aldo. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Frank Cassenti - Aldo Romano
    • Date: 1997
  • Film, Video
    PIÈGES motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Mon amour" performed by Valaida Snow, "Elle pleurait comme une Madeleine" by Maurice Vander, Willemetz, R. Reville, Fredo Gardoni. (Songs). Valaida Snow, trumpet, vocal; Freddie Johnson, piano; perform in a nightclub scene. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Robert Siodmak - Michelet
    • Date: 1939
  • Film, Video
    JAZZ À LA VILLETTE 2000 motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). 1. Jean-François Matinier, accordion; Renaud Garcia-Fons, acoustic double bass. 2. Steve Lacy, soprano sax; Jean-Pierre Arnaud, oboe; Torrie Zito, piano, leader; Daniel Mille, accordion; Françoise de Maubus, harp; Eric-Maria Couturier, cello; George Mraz, acoustic double bass; Terry Clarke, drums; Helen Merrill, vocal. 3. Michael Brecker, tenor sax; Pat Metheny, guitar; Larry Goldings, organ; Bill ...
    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video
    The post-impressionists. Cézanne /
    Cézanne
    In his landscape and still-life paintings, Cezanne developed a revolutionary new approach to color and perspective. His influence on 20th century artists was so great that he is now referred to as the Father of Modern Painting.
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
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    • Contributor: Bruno Podalydès - René-Marc Bini - Deyan Pavlov
    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video
    CES ANIMAUX QUE L'ON APPELLE DES BÊTES motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Jacques Soumet - Claude Bolling
    • Date: 1972
  • Film, Video
    LE TRIPORTEUR motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Jacques Pinoteau - Michel Legrand
    • Date: 1957
  • Film, Video
    Nostradamus : the story of the man and his prophecies / The story of the life and prophecies of Nostradamus.
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    L'ÂGE DES POSSIBLES motion picture | Feature film (over 60 minutes). "Rêves secrets d'un prince et d'une princesse" by Michel Legrand; "Everybody needs somebody to love" by Bert Berns, Solomon Burke, Jerry Wexler, performed by Solomon Burke. (Songs). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Pascale Ferran - Béatrice Thiriet
    • Date: 1995
  • Film, Video
    DE NOË À ZOÉ motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Lucienne Berton, Jean Mutschler - Claude Bolling
    • Date: 1960
  • Film, Video
    DANIEL HUMAIR motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Daniel Humair, drums. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Frank Cassenti
    • Date: 1981
  • Film, Video
    LA GRANDE FARANDOLE motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). In segment (28.02.62) Stéphane Grappelli, Hazel Scott. In segment (23.05.62) Ray Ventura. In segment (06.05.63) Sacha Distel, Stéphane Grappelli. In segment (15.06.64) Michel Legrand. In segment (15.04.67) Sacha Distel. In segment (06.11.68) Claude Bolling. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Georges Folgoas, Robert Valey, Guy Lessertisseur, Etc
    • Date: 1961-70
  • Film, Video
    TÉlÉ-MUSIC motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). 1. "Flight of the foo birds" by Neal Hefti; "All God's chillun got rhythm" by Gus Kahn, Bronislau Kaper. 3. "Tadd's delight" by Tadd Dameron; "Monsieur de..."; "Laura" by Johnny Mercer, David Raksin; "Well, you needn't" by Thelonious Monk. 5. "Sometimes I'm happy" by Irving Caesar, Vincent Youmans; "With the wind and the rain ...
    • Contributor: Jean-Christophe Averty
  • Film, Video
    ALGER 69 1er FESTIVAL CULTUREL PANAFRICAIN motion picture | Short film (under 30 minutes). Grachan Moncur III, trombone; Archie Shepp, tenor sax; Alan Silva; David Thornton; Sunny Murray, percussion. (Personnel On Camera). Shot in 1969 silent on 16mm with recorded music tracks dubbed in later. Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Théo Robichet
    • Date: 1971
  • Film, Video
    JAZZ SOUS LES POMMIERS 2013 motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). 2. "Afro blue" by Oscar Brown, Jr., Mongo Santamaria; "Never the same way"; "Was it so long ago?"; "Sunday's uncle"; "My funny Valentine" by Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart; "Did you get it". 3. "Dreaming", "Ballad for an unborn child", "New swing", "Seven seas", "Solo", "13", "Alfonsina y el mar" by Avishai Cohen. (Songs). 1. ...
    • Contributor: (1) + (2) Samuel Thiebaut - (3) + (4) Laurent Hasse
    • Date: 2013
  • Film, Video
    LIVE AU TRITON 2006 motion picture | Made-for-TV series. Short film (under 30 minutes). 1. "Ballade". (Songs). 1. Silvain Luc, solo guitar. (Personnel On Camera). Recorded at Le Triton, Paris. Motion Picture (Form).
    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video
    The Scarlet Pimpernel /
    Alexander Korda's The Scarlet Pimpernel
    London fop Percy Blakeney is also secretly the Scarlet Pimpernel who, in a variety of disguises, makes repeated daring trips to France to save aristocrats from Madame Guillotine. His unknowing wife is also French, and she finds that her brother, has been arrested by the Republic to try and get her to find out who "that damned elusive Pimpernel" really is.
    • Date: 1935
  • Film, Video
    PROFESSION CROONER motion picture | Made-for-TV programme or made-for-video/DVD release. Medium length film (30-60 minutes). Witnesses include Sacha Distel, Michel Legrand, Michel Leeb. (Personnel On Camera). Motion Picture (Form).
    • Contributor: Philippe Collin
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Ici et là, tout à la fois : histoires partagées France en Ind...
    Inside & outside at the same time :
    Documentary explores fascinating story of the Indian diaspora in France.
    • Contributor: Kak, Siddharth - Surabhi Foundation
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
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    • Contributor: Stéphane Jourdain
    • Date: 2006