932 results for your search

Arrivee des Congressistes a Neuville-sur-Saone
See details
directed by Louis Lumière, 1864-1948; produced by Louis Lumière, 1864-1948 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1895), 1 min
This 47-second silent film, directed by Louis Lumiere, shows photographers disembarking from a riverboat to attend a meeting.
directed by Louis Lumière, 1864-1948; produced by Louis Lumière, 1864-1948 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1895), 1 min
×
The Battle of the Ants
See details
produced by British Instructional Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1922), 12 mins
This British black-and-white documentary film, produced by British Instructional Films in the Secrets of Nature series, is about the conflict between two colonies of wood ants.
produced by British Instructional Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1922), 12 mins
×
The Biter Bit
See details
produced by Bamforth Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1899), 1 min
In this short, silent film comedy from Bamforth Films, a man hiding behind a bush plays a practical trick on a gardener watering a lawn by kinking his hose and then releasing the kink so that the gardener is sprayed with water. The gardener finds the man and chases him.
produced by Bamforth Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1899), 1 min
×
Blackpool Victoria Pier
See details
produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (United Kingdom: British Film Institute, 2008), 16 secs

Blackpool's striking Victoria Pier opened in 1893, just in time to cater for a boom in visitors with more leisure time on their hands. The film shows holidaymakers promenading in Sunday best and parasols, circling past the camera to make sure their faces are in shot. The film would have been shown repeatedly, foll...

produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (United Kingdom: British Film Institute, 2008), 16 secs
×
The Boy and the Convict
See details
directed by Dave Aylott, fl. 1909; produced by Williamson Kinematograph Company (London, England: British Film Institute, 1909), 12 mins
This silent film, directed by David Aylott and adapted from a novel by Charles Dickens, is about how a convict’s life changes after meeting a boy in a graveyard.
directed by Dave Aylott, fl. 1909; produced by Williamson Kinematograph Company (London, England: British Film Institute, 1909), 12 mins
×
Brewster's Magic
See details
produced by British Instructional Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1933), 8 mins
Hops, barley and yeast are presented in turn.
produced by British Instructional Films (London, England: British Film Institute, 1933), 8 mins
×
Congregation Leaving St Patrick's Church in Cork
See details
produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (London, England: British Film Institute, 2016), 1 min
Congregation emerging and standing around on steps of St Patrick's Church, Cork: dull weather.
produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (London, England: British Film Institute, 2016), 1 min
×
Daring Daylight Burglary
See details
directed by Frank S. Mottershaw, 1882-1932 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1903), 4 mins
A burglar throws a policeman off a roof and is chased across country, river and cliffs but escapes on a train. the police wire ahead and catch him at the next station.
directed by Frank S. Mottershaw, 1882-1932 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1903), 4 mins
×
The Derby
See details
directed by Robert W. Paul, 1869-1943; produced by Robert W. Paul, 1869-1943 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1896), 1 min
In this 41-second silent film directed by Robert W. Paul, a stationary camera records the end of a horse race (the Epsom Derby), after which spectators gather on and cross the track as they leave.
directed by Robert W. Paul, 1869-1943; produced by Robert W. Paul, 1869-1943 (London, England: British Film Institute, 1896), 1 min
×
Electric Tram Rides from Forster Square, Bradford
See details
produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (London, England: British Film Institute, 2016), 2 mins
M&K 167: Ride from the city centre, along Manningham Lane to the gates of Lister Park and beyond.
produced by Sagar Mitchell, 1866-1952 and James Kenyon, 1850-1925, Mitchell and Kenyon (London, England: British Film Institute, 2016), 2 mins
×

Pages