Film

Film is a genre of art created by projecting photographs at a fast rate.


Genres

Actuality film - Short-lived, 1895-1908. It consists of plain footage of real-life events (B-roll), similar to a documentary, but shorter (1-10 min long) and with no narrative structure.


A Trip Down Market Street (1905)


Recommended Films

Films by George Melies

Animated

Pauvre pierrot (1892)

La Fantasmagorie (1908)

Little Nemo (1911) (last three minutes)

The Pet (1921)

Koko's Earth Control (1928)

Scherzo (1942)

Soviet

Gusi-lebedi (1949) - Goose-swans

Skazka o ribake i ribke (1950) - The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish