Five possible films to be fitted on the lamp
A Trip to the Moon
Fiction. Directed by Georges Méliès in 1902.
Original title: Voyage dans la lune.
Dream of a rarebit friend.
A cinematic warning for party animals
Fiction. Directed by Wallace McCutcheon and Edwin S. Porter in 1906
A combination of two movies.
1. ‘Hollandse kinderen’. Better known at the Eye Filmmuseum as Bits and Pieces no. 541, shot in Marken and Urk.
2. Dutch types, probably made in 1915. It is a reportage on daily life in Veere and Arnemuiden with focus on inhabitants dressed in traditional regional costume. Which was a peculiarity even a century ago.
Coloured views around the world
Original title: Gekleurde kijkjes over de heele wereld
Windmills that cheer and weep
Fiction. Directed by Alfred Machin in 1912.
Original title: Molens die juichen en weenen.