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Film, Video Embarquement d'un cheval English language release title: Loading a horse / Collective title from inventory: Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française / Loading a horse / Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française

About this Item

Title

  • Embarquement d'un cheval

Other Title

  • English language release title: Loading a horse
  • Collective title from inventory: Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
  • Loading a horse
  • Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française

Summary

  • A horse in a wooden crate is lifted off a dock in Marseille by a steam crane and placed into a waiting ship.

Names

  • Société anonyme des plaques et papiers photographiques
  • Cinémathèque française Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • France : La Société Lumière, 1896.

Headings

  • -  Horses--Transportation--France--Marseille
  • -  Loading and unloading--France--Marseille
  • -  Shipping--France--Marseille

Genre

  • Actualities (Motion pictures)
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films

Notes

  • -  Title from La production cinématographique des frères Lumière.
  • -  English language release title from Rittaud-Hutinet, J. Auguste et Louis Lumière, les 1000 premiers films.
  • -  On one reel/videocassette with 58 other Lumière shorts.
  • -  Filmed in Marseille, France.
  • -  Catalogue Lumière no. 46.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
  • -  Digital files viewed.
  • -  Sources used: La production cinématographique des frères Lumière, p. 218; Sadoul, G. Louis Lumière; M/B/RS Subjects files (Lumière, Louis file); M/B/RS Acquisition files (Cinémathèque française file).

Medium

  • viewing copy 1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (ca. 33 sec.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in.
  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 20 ft.) : si., b&w. 16 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • VXF 0171 (viewing copy)
  • FCA 5142 (viewing print)

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 77710473

Online Format

  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques, and Cinémathèque Française Collection. Embarquement D'un Cheval. France: La Société Lumière, 1896. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/77710473/.

APA citation style:

Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques & Cinémathèque Française Collection. (1896) Embarquement D'un Cheval. France: La Société Lumière. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/77710473/.

MLA citation style:

Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques, and Cinémathèque Française Collection. Embarquement D'un Cheval. France: La Société Lumière, 1896. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/77710473/>.