First Film

Timeline created by Zane Dean
In Film
  • First Film By Louis Prince

    Earliest surviving motion picture film. Called Roundhay Garden scene. Short film by Louis Prince. Which believe it or not is only 2.11 seconds.
  • Second Film

    It's crazy the second film was created by the same guy that did the first Louis Prince.It was made the same year 1888.The original film does not exist.
  • First movie with narrative

    First movie with narrative was in 1912. It was created by Edwin Porter.Only 12 minutes and only had 14 complete scenes total.
  • Charlie Chaplin

    Charlie was a huge hit in the movie industry. Making a lot of money without even talking in them because they couldn't talk in films yet.
  • Talkie

    A talkie is basically is sound in the movie.
  • First sounding film

    Was called the Jazz singer. Which lead the way for other talking films.
  • First colored movie

    The Wizard Of Oz and Gone With The Wind.
  • Technicolor

    Technicolor is what the Wizard Of Oz Used for the color film.But was still around before that.
  • Blockbuster

    Became big because of jaws in 1975.
  • CGI

    CGI has be featured before 1976 but a 3D one came out in movie called Futureworld.
  • Film to Digital

    In the 2000s, the transition from film to digital began.
  • Digital

    In the 2000s, the transition from film to digital began.