CONEY ISLAND AT NIGHT

by EDISON MANUFACTURING CO.
1905 / 35mm / b&w / sound / 1S / 3' 17




by Edwin S. Porter for Edison Manufacturing Co.

“Early film productions were normally made in bright sunlight. After 1900 the emulsions improved, making it possible to film at night. By 1905 Edwin Porter had perfected a time-exposure technique to record the spectacular display of illumination at Luna Park and Dreamland.” —Paul Spehr

Courtesy: Unseen Cinema: Early American Avant-Garde Film 1893-1941

1 PRINT IN DISTRIBUTION


distribution format Digital file on server
screen 4/3 (single screen)
speed 29,976 fps
sound sound
rental fee 21,00 €