Silent Era Information*Progressive Silent Film List*Lost Films*People*Theaters
Taylorology*Articles*Home Video*Books*Store*Search
 
Flicker Alley MOD DVDs
 
Silent Era Home Page  >  PSFL  >  Luis Martinetti (1894)
 
Progressive Silent Film List
A growing source of silent era film information.
This listing is from The Progressive Silent Film List by Carl Bennett.
Copyright © 1999-2015 by Carl Bennett and the Silent Era Company.
All Rights Reserved.

About This Listing
Report Omissions or Errors in This Listing

 
 
  Luis Martinetti.
Frame enlargement: Silent Era image collection.
 
 
Luis Martinetti
Also known as [Luis Martinetti, Contortionist], [Louis Martinetti]
(1894) American
B&W : 29 feet
Directed by W.K.L. Dickson

Cast: Luis Martinetti [himself].

Edison Manufacturing Company production; distributed by Raff & Gammon. / Cinematography by William Heise. / No copyright registration. / Kinetoscope 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The production was shot on 11 October 1894 in the Edison Black Maria studio in West Orange, New Jersey. A card with a large ‘R’ is visible in the film indicating the film was made for distribution by Raff & Gammon.

Performance.

Synopsis: [Raff & Gammon catalog, October 1894, page ?] Luis Martinetti, Gymnast and Contortionist, performing on the flying rings. 12.50.

Survival status: Print exists in the Library of Congress film archive.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Listing updated: 18 March 2012.

References: Film viewing : Ramsaye-Million p. ? : Website-LoC.

Home video: DVD.

 
 
Silent Era Home Page  >  PSFL  >  Luis Martinetti (1894)
 
Melies Encore

SUPPORT SILENT ERA
USING THESE LINKS
WHEN SHOPPING AT
AMAZON

Amazon US
Amazon CA
Amazon UK

Gaumont Treasures Vol 2 on DVD

Silent Era Ads
AVAILABLE NOW
Sherlock Holmes
(1916) on Blu-ray/
DVD combo pack!
ORDER HERE
 
Advertise on
Silent Era

The Kid on Blu-ray

The Undesirable on Blu-ray

Speedy on Blu-ray

Faust on Blu-ray

*