Learn About Movie Posters
Heritage Auction House
French Movie Poster

Ewbanks Auction Movie Poster Page

Film Art

Dominique Besson Silver Screen Collectibles
Hollywood Poster Frames
Posters Database

Advanced Search

Remember Me:
Movie Art of Austin
L'Imagerie Gallery
Movie Poster Archives
Movie Art GmbH
Spotlight Displays Poster Frames
Channing Posters
Bonham's Poster Auction
Original Posters
Cinema Retro Magazine

Italian Film History


Italy First in Film

The first presentation of film in Italy was made in February of 1896 by Vittorio Calcina at the Ospedale di Carita in Turin. A Lumiere camera and films were used.
The first film produced in Italy was Arrivo del Treno Stazione di Milano in 1896.
The first feature film over 1 hour was
La Portatrice di Pane in 1911.
The first 'talkie' in was La Canzone dell' Amore in 1930.
The first color film was Toto a Colori in 1952.

a LOT more coming soon!


Overview |Alpha-Index | Meet Our Dealers | Archive | Bookstore | Contact Us | Help  
LAMP-Main | DataBase-Home | LAMP-Artists | LAMP-History | LAMP-Intl | MovieVideoDataBase 

This section is for poster reference. Images found on this site are property of L.A.M.P. and are for reference purposes only with NO rights implied or given.
A little BIGGER and a little BETTER each day - building a new direction... FOR ALL OF US