The first film ever made and 10 other firsts in filmmaking.


“Today, we’re rewinding the videotape to the early days of cinema. We’re starting in 1878 and then moving forward, watching eleven cinematic firsts, the moments when entire traditions in film were born. The first horror film. The first western. The first sci-fi film. And all of the rest. Some films we have featured here before, others not. All appear in our collection of 400 Free Movies Online. Sit back and enjoy…”

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