The Lumiere Years

One of the most fabulous film documents ever discovered is comprised of footage shot under the direction of the legendary Lumiere brothers during a round-the-world trip in the 1890s. The Lumiere Years is an opportunity to witness people and events - the coronation of Tsar Nicholas II; President McKinley preparing to invade Cuba; the Paris exposition - no one imagined possible until the recent discovery of this earliest documentary footage.

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