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The best pictures of the Lumiere brothers

Posted in Best pictures, Cinema, Famous Inventors, Historical articles, History, Inventions, Leisure, London on Tuesday, 11 August 2015

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The best pictures of Auguste and Louis Lumiere show the famous film pioneers screening their amazing short reels.
The first picture shows the Lumiere brothers screening L’Arroseur Arrose.

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Louis and Auguste Lumiere screen their comedy L'Arroseur Arrose (The Waterer Watered) in a shed in the suburbs of Lyon by Pat Nicolle

The second picture shows a screening of the Lumiere film, L’Arrivee d’un Train A la Ciotat at the Regent Street Polytechnic.

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Watching Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat (The Lumière Brothers, 1895) by Peter Jackson

The third picture shows early film posters advertising the first public showing of the Lumiere Brothers’ films.

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The Lumiere Brothers gave the first public film shows in Paris and London in 1895 and 1896

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