The Countryman's First Sight of the Animated Pictures (1901)


The Countryman's First Sight of the Animated Pictures Poster
Original Title: The Countryman and the Cinematograph
Type: Short
Genre: Short, Comedy
Runtime: 1 Minute
Release Date: n/A
Is Adult: No
Language: 
n/A
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Robert W. Paul
Stars: 
n/A  




Description

A satire on the way that audiences unaccustomed to the cinema didn't know how to react to the moving images on a screen - in this film, an unsophisticated (and stereotypical) country yokel is alternately baffled and terrified, in the...




Plot

A satire on the way that audiences unaccustomed to the cinema didn't know how to react to the moving images on a screen - in this film, an unsophisticated (and stereotypical) country yokel is alternately baffled and terrified, in the latter case by the apparent approach of a steam train Written by Michael Brooke





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    The Countryman's First Sight of the Animated Pictures (United States)
    Соотечественник впервые смотрит движущиеся картинки (Russia)
    Először találkoznak vidéken a vetítőgéppel (Hungary)

  • Company

    Paul's Animatograph Works

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Certification

    United Kingdom:Not Rated
    United States:Not Rated





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.33 : 1

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Silent