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  Film of the Year: 1902: Melies' Moon Wars
As Squish over at The Film Vituperatem writes, "the 1902 film gives us perspective on the inherent and irrational fear that lives in our human nature." But Melies, a one-time stage magician, is interested only in entertaining his audience and therefore doesn't allow the narrative to shift its focus and embrace questions of morality.
Once the astronomers banish the Selenite's chief to the land of wind and ghosts, they escape from the planetoid by dropping their projectile off of a cliff and return to Earth to a hero's welcome.
The film is not a prediction of the future like Minority Report nor is it a philosophical journey like 2001: A Space Odyssey.
filmyear.typepad.com /blog/2006/07/1902_moon_wars.html   (649 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: 1902 in film   (Site not responding. Last check: )
film Film is a term that encompasses motion pictures as individual projects, as well as the field in general.
Films from 10 to 15 meter lengths in special containers were for rent from Edison depots or by mail.
An optimum use of the film width was obtained by expanding the image and reducing the size of the perforations on both sides.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1902-in-film   (2322 words)

  
 1902 in film
March 10 - Circuit Court's decision disallows Thomas Edison from having a monopoly on motion picture technology.
Georges Méliès creates the legendary film A Trip to the Moon (Le Voyage dans la Lune), which in one scene features the animated human face of the moon being struck in the eye by a rocket.
August 22 - Leni Riefenstahl, German film director (+2003)
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1902_in_film.html   (157 words)

  
 CalendarHome.com - 1902 - Calendar Encyclopedia
1902 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar).
May 10 - Anatole Litvak, Ukrainian-born film director (d.
November 9 - Anthony Asquith British film director, (d.
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 Tookeys Film Guide - Film Reviews since 1902
Tookey’s Film Guide is always online and up-to-date, with new movies appearing on their day of UK release or even earlier.
Chris Tookey has been film critic for the Daily Mail in London, England, since 1993, and for six years before that TV and film critic for the Sunday Telegraph.
He was Chairman of the British Film Critics' Circle for five years between 1994 and 1998, producing and presenting their annual awards ceremony in aid of the NSPCC.He is also author of The Critics' Film Guide (Box Tree, 1994).
www.tookeysfilmguide.com /about.asp   (523 words)

  
 Movies - 1902 in film
March 10 - Circuit Court's decision disallows Thomas Edison from having a monopoly on motion picture technology.
Georges Méliès creates the legendary film A Trip to the Moon (Le Voyage dans la Lune), which in one scene features the animated human face of the moon being struck in the eye by a rocket.
You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the GFDL.
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 BoxCameras.com - Antique Photographic Advertisements home
There are still hundreds of advertisements to be added, and eventually we hope to have the archive searchable by keyword, topic, or company.
Eastman Dry Plate and Film Co. 'The Kodak', 1888
Eastman Dry Plate and Film Co. 'The Kodak', 1889
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 Interplein film Film Manchester United uit 1902 op tv, meer informatie over Film Manchester United uit 1902 op tv
Interplein film Film Manchester United uit 1902 op tv, meer informatie over Film Manchester United uit 1902 op tv
rubriek Film Manchester United uit 1902 op tv
wedstrijd van de Engelse club uit december 1902 tegen Burnley te zien.
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