Early Film Treasures: 1896-1901

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Northtown Library
Northtown Meeting Room

Event Details

Learn all about the birth of the movies in this great class from North Metro TV Studio Manager Eric Houston! This one hour class is your chance to see footage of nearly two dozen movies from the world's earliest films, including the very first movie ever made! You'll enjoy rarely seen footage from the likes of Thomas Edison and the Lumiere brothers while also learning about the earliest days of the film industry. Learn where the first movies were made, how people saw movies before the creation of the first movie theaters, and even see the only existing footage of the real Annie Oakley! This is a terrific opportunity to see how the movie industry started and to see some of the most influential movies ever made!
Event Type(s): Arts/Entertainment
Age Group(s): All Ages, 55+, Adult