Louis Lumière


Recent Reviews

Workers Leaving the Factory

A profound film, not only because of its accomplished goal of documenting the flow of humanity which the egressing workers evoke but, also, due to its brevity, hints at the...

Niagara Falls

Nice to see the auld home towne before it all got paved over.

Promenade of Ostriches

Wonderful! Too short....I didn't want it to end!!


The birth of narrative in cinema... Very exciting!

Children Digging for Clams

More varied and aesthetically pleasing than some other Lumière shorts... It is surprising to see the girls showing their knees. The beauty of dress like many silent films reminds me...