My Favourite Film of 1906.
After last week’s early sound experiment, here’s a colour filmmaking system from 1906.
George Albert Smith’s documentary
Tartans of Scottish Clans
is mostly simply that, shots of tartan patterns with their identifying labels, with a last minute twist.
Smith is utilising a two colour process he invented.
Kinemacolor projects a black and white image behind alternating red and green filters.
The Wikipedia page has a more detailed explanation along with further examples
Sunday, March 26, 2017
my favourite film of
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