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22/03/1895 Lumiere brothers show their first movie

Employees Leaving the Lumière Factory, a French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Louis Lumière, is often referred to as the 1st real motion picture ever made. However, Louis Le Prince's Roundhay Garden Scene pre-dated it by 7 years.


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