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BFI National Archive 1894-1926.
edition
[2015 release].
imprint
Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital, c2015.
description
1 online resource
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imprint
Marlborough, England : Adam Matthew Digital, c2015.
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
general note
Originally published Nov. 2012; re-released May 2015 with additional material and amended URLs.
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abstract
Selection of original film footage from the BFI National Archive, in video format. The BFI National Archive (formerly National Film and Television Archive) was established in 1935 and holds footage from the beginning of motion picture production. The selections here include dramatic sequences, actualities, special-effect films, and comedies to illustrate developments in early cinema. Includes the work of D.W. Griffith, Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Fatty Arbuckle and Rudolph Valentino, and information about Pathé frères, Mitchell and Kenyon, Edison and the Kinetoscope Exhibiting Company, American Mutoscope Company, Topical Film, and Hepworth & Co.
catalogue key
11855956
 
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