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Is Spiritualism a Fraud?: The Medium Exposed

Men expose a fake medium's tricks and take revenge.

Release On: 1st - July - 1906

Vote Count: 3
Vote Average: 5/10


Les quatre cents farces du diable

Two travellers are tormented by Satan from inn to inn and eventually experience a buggy ride through the heavens courtesy of the Devil before he takes one of them down to Hell and roasts him on a spit.

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 35
Vote Average: 6.4/10


Dream of a Rarebit Fiend

A live-action film adaptation of the comic strip Dream of the Rarebit Fiend by American cartoonist Winsor McCay. This silent short film follows the established theme: the “Rarebit Fiend” gorges himself on rarebit and thus suffers spectacular hallucinatory dreams.

Release On: 24th - February - 1906

Vote Count: 52
Vote Average: 6.4/10


Les résultats du féminisme

It's a society in which gender roles are switched. Will men stand to be unequal?

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 30
Vote Average: 6.1/10


Alchimiste Parafaragamus ou La cornue infernale

A wizard sleeps at a table in his well-appointed sitting room. From a drawer in the table, a snake appears.

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 18
Vote Average: 5.4/10


The '?' Motorist

A magical glowing white motorcar dismembers policemen, drives up buildings, flies through outer space, and can transform into a horse and carriage.

Release On: 1st - October - 1906

Vote Count: 36
Vote Average: 6.4/10


Voyage autour d'une étoile

An old astronomer has been transfixed by a star for a long time. He had but one thought: to travel to it, to declare his love for it! But how? Seeing children playing, with soap bubbles gives him an idea… simple but ingenious!

Release On: 8th - July - 1906

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 5.6/10


La Fée Carabosse ou le poignard fatal

A penniless troubadour consults witch Carabosse about his future, but offends her by paying with a bag of sand. He evades the witch's revenge, and saves the beautiful princess.

Release On: 20th - December - 1906

Vote Count: 23
Vote Average: 6.3/10


A Trip Down Market Street Before the Fire

A Trip Down Market Street is a 13-minute actuality film recorded by placing a movie camera on the front of a cable car as it travels down San Francisco’s Market Street. A virtual time capsule from over 100 years ago, the film shows many details of daily life in a major American city, including the transportation, fashions and architecture of the era. The film begins at 8th Street and continues eastward to the cable car turntable, at The Embarcadero, in front of the San Francisco Ferry Building. It was produced by the four Miles brothers: Harry, Herbert, Earle and Joe. Harry J. Miles cranked the Bell & Howell camera during the filming.

Release On: 21st - April - 1906

Vote Count: 22
Vote Average: 6.1/10


Humorous Phases of Funny Faces

A cartoonist draws faces and figures on a blackboard - and they come to life.

Release On: 5th - April - 1906

Vote Count: 37
Vote Average: 5.9/10


The Story of the Kelly Gang

Just as Fritz Lang’s Metropolis (1927) is testimony to German silent film art, The Story of the Kelly Gang (1906) symbolises both the birth of the Australian film industry and the emergence of an Australian identity. Even more significantly it heralds the emergence of the feature film format. The Story of the Kelly Gang, directed by Charles Tait in 1906, is the first full-length narrative feature film produced anywhere in the world. Only fragments of the original production of more than one hour are known to exist and are preserved at the National Film and Sound Archive, Canberra. (unesco.org)

Release On: 26th - December - 1906

Vote Count: 24
Vote Average: 5.3/10


Les affiches en goguette

A wall full of advertising posters comes to life.

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 24
Vote Average: 5.4/10


Holdup of the Rocky Mountain Express

An early film drama shot on an actual railroad line in Phoenicia, NY in the Catskills.

Release On: 29th - June - 1906

Vote Count: 2
Vote Average: 4/10


Les Incendiaires

A man is murdered and the killer brought to justice by guillotine. This film is partly lost.

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 6.4/10


Une course d'obstacle

A bunch of people run an obstacle course all around town.

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 7
Vote Average: 5.1/10


Buffon Dance

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 0
Vote Average: 0/10


Le matelas épileptique

An alcoholic is inadvertently sewn into a mattress.

Release On: 29th - December - 1906

Vote Count: 10
Vote Average: 5.3/10


A Winter Straw Ride

Two groups of young women get into a pair of horse-drawn carts, and go off for a straw ride through the snowy streets. As they pass by a group of children, the children throw snowballs at the riders, and they and other persons begin to join in the fun. Then one of the carts tips on its side, spilling some of its occupants into the snow. Everyone soon decides that they enjoy playing in the snow even more than riding.

Release On: 23rd - April - 1906

Vote Count: 9
Vote Average: 4.8/10


La Vie du Christ

The stations of Christ's life are segmented into a series of performative tableaux.

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 10
Vote Average: 5.8/10


Le Maestro Do-Mi-Sol-Do

A crazy, rude musician gets some supernatural comeuppance.

Release On: 1st - January - 1906

Vote Count: 7
Vote Average: 5/10