Before the Nickelodeon: The Early Cinema Of Edwin S. Porter (1981)

Before the Nickelodeon: The Early Cinema Of Edwin S. Porter
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr
Genres Documentary
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Robert Sklar Consultant n/a 120784 12000002
Eileen Bowser Consultant n/a 120784 12000001
Nancy Musser Consultant n/a 120784 12000003
Robert L Rosen Consultant n/a 120784 12000004
John E Allen Jr. Technical Advisor n/a 537 12000005
William Bolcom Song Performer ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage") 120788 8000003
Joan Morris Song Performer ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage") 120788 8000002
Rob Issen Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000001
Elizabeth Lennard Color photocolorist 121024 6000002
Charles Musser Editor n/a 172 7000001
Harry Von Tilzer Song ("A Bird in a Gilded Cage") 120859 8000001
Suzanne Williamson Research n/a 458 12000006
Carol Nelson Research n/a 458 12000007
Steven Visscher Sound Editor n/a 229 14000004
Bill Uttley Sound Effects n/a 120868 14000005
Rob Issen Animator n/a 483 23000001
Edwin S Porter Other film extracts("Corbett-Courtney Fight" (1894) "The Sunken Battleship Maine" (1898) "The Galveston Floods" (1900) "The Grizzly King" (1901) "The Sampson-Schley Controversy" (1901) "Terrible Teddy" "The Execution of Czolgosz" (1901) "The Finnish Bridget McK 120795 26000001
George Blacker Sound sound rerecording 120816 14000003
Lee Dichter Sound sound recording 120816 14000002
Tony Keefer Research n/a 458 12000008
Geoffrey Bell Research n/a 458 12000009
Anne Richardson Research n/a 458 12000010
Skip Lievsay Audio Consultant sound consultant 120934 14000001
Rick King Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Warren Leight Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Milos Forman Voice ("The Biddle Brothers") 475 1000008
Warren Leight Voice ("Terrible Teddy") 475 1000009
Rick King Voice ("Sampson-Schley Controversy") 475 1000010
Tony Potter Voice ("Fighting the Flames") 475 1000011
D.A. Pennebaker Voice ("Film as a Visual Newspaper") 475 1000007
Peter Davis Voice ("Eden Musee/War Films") 475 1000006
Robert Sklar Voice ("Porter's Naval Record") 475 1000002
Rob Issen Voice ("Corbett Courtney Fight") 475 1000003
Robert Rosen Voice ("Vitascope's 1st Night") 475 1000004
Mitchell Kriegman Voice ("Kiss" Review) 475 1000005
Louis Malle Voice ("Melies Catalogue") 475 1000012
Robert Altman Voice ("Jack and the Beanstalk" Promo) 475 1000013
Charles Musser Producer n/a 3 3000001
Steve Brier Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Elizabeth Lennard Associate Producer n/a 171 3000003
Charles Musser Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Charles Musser Director n/a 2 2000001
Blanche Sweet Narrator Narration 120790 1000018
Jim Walton Voice ("Jack and the Beanstalk") 475 1000014
Michael Peyser Voice ("Edison Studio") 475 1000015
Grahame Weinbren Voice ("Eagle's Nest" Review) 475 1000016
Steve Brier Voice ("Adolph Zukor") 475 1000017
Jay Leyda Voice ("Thomas Edison") 475 1000001
Synopsis
A tribute to director Edwin S. Porter of "The Great Train Robbery" fame.
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