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Film, Video Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges Buffalo Bill--redskins / Cirque Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges / Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française

About this Item

Title

  • Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges

Other Title

  • Buffalo Bill--redskins
  • Cirque Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges
  • Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française

Summary

  • Indians from North America dance and perform in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.

Names

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

Created / Published

  • France : La Société Lumière, [1896 or 1897]

Headings

  • -  Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show
  • -  Indians of North America
  • -  Indian dance--North America

Genre

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

Notes

  • -  English language translation title, Buffalo Bill--redskins, is supplied for the France in America project.
  • -  On one reel/videocassette with 58 other Lumière shorts.
  • -  Catalogue Lumière no. 559.
  • -  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.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
  • -  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).

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 (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

  • 79710460

Online Format

  • video

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Rights & Access

The materials in France in America are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, France in America.

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Chicago citation style:

Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques, and Cinémathèque Française Collection. Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges. [France: La Société Lumière, or 1897, 1896] Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/79710460/.

APA citation style:

Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques & Cinémathèque Française Collection. (1896) Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges. [France: La Société Lumière, or 1897] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/79710460/.

MLA citation style:

Société Anonyme Des Plaques Et Papiers Photographiques, and Cinémathèque Française Collection. Buffalo Bill--peaux rouges. [France: La Société Lumière, or 1897, 1896] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/79710460/>.