History of Film

Timeline created by Imsochamp
In Film
  • Wheel of life

    Wheel of life
    The first machine painted in the United states that showed animated picture was device called the "the wheel of life" or "Zoopraxiscope" madeby William Lincoln moving drwaings or photographs were watched through a slit.
  • A simple horse bet

    A simple horse bet
    Edward mibridge was watching horse run and he bet if a horse was running at full seed that all hooves are off the ground and this one bet started it all.
  • Lumiere brothers

    Lumiere brothers
    The lumirer brother invented a projector called cinematographe in 1895 they showed a short film (30) to watch it costed theom one franc. one of the best short film was a boy with his hand in a fish bowl.
  • How it all started

    How it all started
    Kinetoscope parlor you would stand behind of the machine open one eye and watch moving picture 1 by Thomas Edison invented it.
  • The first horror film

    The first horror film
    The first horror film on record is Le Manoir du Diable (1896), created by one of film's earliest visionaries, Georges Méliès.

    This is the year that the pan shot was first invented. Before, cameras were stationary, so you had to move the entire camera and tripod to get any kind of movement. This is where the word pan comes from – panorama is the name of a shot made with a panning camera.
  • 1890

    First movie camera designed in England by Frenchman Louis Le Prince which captures a single snapshot at a time, the movie camera takes a series of images; each image constitutes a "frame".

    Before 1907, most movies were shown in traditional theaters or in carnivals. With the advent of movie theaters, the films became an attraction in themselves.
  • Nickelodeon

    Nickeloden had over 26 million people watching their films and moving images aand they are continously still growing and want to be a monopoly
  • Monopoly

    Thomas Edison started the mppc they owned film stock,camres,and owned all actors, if you tried to switch up the bussiness Edison will beat up and destory equipments.
  • America Sweetheart

    America Sweetheart
    Charlie Chaplin his movies was not just comedy it showed everybody that we are all equal.
  • 2ND Amercia Sweet heart

    2ND  Amercia  Sweet heart
    Mary Pickford was a actress and produce, all of the movies that she has been in she said that every movie means something to her .
  • Warner bros

    Warner bros
    the company of warner bros was founded by Albert samuel jack and Harry warner the brothers started showing moving pictures in Ohio and Pennyslvania
  • First Academy Awards ceremony

    First Academy Awards ceremony
    On this day in 1929, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hands out its first awards, at a dinner party for around 250 people held in the Blossom Room of the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood, California.
  • Drive in Movie

    Drive in Movie
    In1934 the first movie drive in was created but the screen was not project screen they have actually painted it on the wall and just played the movie .
  • Walts disney full movie

    Walts disney full movie
    Snow white and the seven dwarfs it si produce by walts disney and originally released by RKO based on a fairy tale
  • First black and white feature film converted to full colour

    First black and white feature film converted to full colour
    Special prints of the biopic film of George M. Cohan's Yankee Doodle Dandy (USA 1942), starring James Cagney was released by MGM on the 4 July 1985 with their computer-applied colour.
  • Spartacus

    Spartacus is a 1960 American epic historical drama film directed by Stanley Kubrick.[3] The screenplay by Dalton Trumbo was based on the novel Spartacus by Howard Fast. It was inspired by the life story of the leader of a slave revolt in antiquity, Spartacus, and the events of the Third Servile War.

    The Australian film The Story of the Kelly Gang was the first feature length film in history. It was over an hour long, and the reel length was about 4,000 feet. It was almost lost forever, but a few pieces of the film surfaced in 1975 which helped preserve some of the history-making movie.
  • DLP

    Digital Light Processing (DLP) is a display device based on optical micro-electro-mechanical technology that uses a digital micromirror device. It was originally developed in 1987 by Larry Hornbeck of Texas Instruments