The History Of Film

Timeline created by miles reeves
  • Phenakistiscope was introduced

    Phenakistiscope was introduced
  • Zoetrope was invented

    Zoetrope was invented
    A cylinder optical alustion device with slits on the outside so you can see the spinning images that look like something is moving.
  • Leland Stanfords Bet

    Leland Stanfords Bet
  • George Eastman introduced the first hand-held box camera

    George Eastman introduced the first hand-held box camera
  • The black Maria

    The black Maria
    The Black Maria was the first ever video production studio
  • Kinetoscope invented

    Kinetoscope invented
    An invention desighned to show a film to one person at a time.
  • Eadward Muybridge invented zoopraxiscope

    Eadward Muybridge invented zoopraxiscope
  • Public Kinetoscope Parlor Opens in New York

    Public Kinetoscope Parlor Opens in New York
    The first ever place you could go and watch a film.
  • Fred Ott’s Sneeze was made in Edison’s “Black Maria”

    Fred Ott’s Sneeze was made in Edison’s “Black Maria”
    A short clip of fred ott's sneezing
  • The Lumières held their first private screening of projected motion pictures in 1895

    The Lumières held their first private screening of projected motion pictures in 1895
    on December 28 1895 at Salon Indien du Grand Cafe in Paris the lumiere brothers held their first motion picture screening
  • A Trip to The Moon is released

    A Trip to The Moon is released
    watch a trip to the moon The first ever sifi film.
  • The Great Train Robbery (1903 film)

    The Great Train Robbery (1903 film)
    The great train robbery filmThe first film to ever have a "stunt," throwing a dummey of a train. This is an old western film.
  • Kinemacolor

    Kinemacolor
    the first seccsful color motion picture processs
  • Technicolor

    Technicolor
    a color process during films tge most popular color process in hollywood from 1922-1952