List of French films released before 1920

Here is the list of French cinema films from 1892 to the end of the 1910s . These films belong to the History of French Cinema

1892

  • Clown and his dogs by Émile Reynaud (cartoon)
  • Poor Pierrot by Émile Reynaud (cartoon)
  • A good bock by Émile Reynaud (cartoon)

1894

  • Around a cabin by Émile Reynaud (cartoon)

From 1895 to 1899

It should be noted that almost all Méliès films dating from 1896 are considered lost .

  • 1895  : The output of the Lumière factory in Lyon , by Auguste and Louis Lumière
  • 1895  : The Sprinkler watered
  • 1895  : The landing of the photography congress in Lyon
  • 1895  : The Sea
  • 1895  : The baby meal
  • 1896  : The arrival of a train in La Ciotat station
  • 1896  : Arrival of a train station Vincennes (lost), Georges Méliès
  • 1897  : After the ball
  • 1897  : The bewitched Inn
  • 1897  : The Nightmare
  • 1897  : Between Calais and Dover
  • 1897  : The capture of Tournavos
  • 1897  : Naval Combat in Greece
  • 1897  : Bombing of a house of Georges Méliès
  • 1897  : On the roofs of Georges Méliès
  • 1897  : Tedders of Louis Lumière
  • 1899  : Cleopatra , by Georges Méliès
  • 1899  : Paris-Meulan Motor Tour of the Lumière Brothers
  • 1899  : The misadventures of a mute music lover ( The Mute music lover )
  • 1899  : The mischief of a calf’s head by Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1899  : Arrest – Confessions of Colonel Henry real. unknown
  • 1899  : Avenue de la Gare in Rennes real. unknown
  • 1899  : Rennes Military Prison rue Duhamel real. unknown
  • 1899  : Dreyfus in his cell in Rennes by Jean Liézer
  • 1899  : Entry into the council of war real. unknown
  • 1899  : Exit of the council of war real. unknown
  • 1899  : Mount Valerian – Suicide of Colonel Henry real. unknown

From 1900 to 1909

  • 1901  : Quo vadis? by Lucien Nonguet and Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1901  : A storm in a bedroom by Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1901  : An idyll under a tunnel
  • 1901  : A hilarious duel
  • 1901  : A tragedy at the bottom of the sea
  • 1901  : The Wonderful Soup Tureen
  • 1901  : The Seven Castles of the Devil
  • 1901  : Dream and Reality
  • 1901  : Through the keyhole of Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1901  : The Recalcitrant Shrew
  • 1901  : The Bad Rich
  • 1901  : The Grandma’s Loupe
  • 1901  : The Social Illusionist
  • 1901  : History of a crime of Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1901  : The Prodigal Son
  • 1901  : How to put your cover
  • 1901  : How Fabien becomes an architect
  • 1901  : Scenes seen from my balcony ( What I see from my sixth )
  • 1901  : Conquering the air
  • 1901  : The Diver
  • 1901  : A political discussion
  • 1902 Sleeping Beauty
  • 1902 The Voyage in the Moon by Georges Méliès
  • 1902  : The Assommoir , by Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1903  : The Puss in Boots by Lucien Nonguet and Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1904  : Skin of dain , of Albert Capellani
  • 1904  : The Chemineau , by Albert Capellani
  • 1906  : Fantastic diver of Segundo de Chomón
  • 1907 The Dancing Pig
  • 1907 The eclipse of the sun in full moon
  • 1908 The Assassination of the Duke of Guise
  • 1908 Spooky
  • 1908 Riquet with tassel
  • 1909 Queen Margot
  • 1909 The Return of Ulysses
  • 1909 The Tosca

From 1910 to 1914

  • 1911 The Dedication of a Kid
Main article: List of French films released in 1912 .
  • 1912 The Soul of the mills
  • 1912 The Calvary of the moss
  • 1912 The Lady with Camellias
  • 1912 The Cave of Torture
  • 1912 Burning Gold
  • 1912 Painting and Pigs
  • 1912 The Three Musketeers
Main article: List of French films released in 1913 .
  • 1913 Adrienne Lecouvreur
  • 1913 To the delight of the ladies
  • 1913 The Blanc-seing
  • 1913 Fantômas
  • 1913 Juve against Fantômas
  • 1913 The Death Who Kills
  • 1913 The King of the air by René Leprince and Ferdinand Zecca
  • 1913 The Carpentier novel
  • 1913 Zaza
  • 1913 Germinal , by Albert Capellani
Main article: List of French films released in 1914 .
  • 1914 The Struggle for the life of Ferdinand Zecca and René Leprince

From 1915 to 1919

Main article: List of French films released in 1915 .
  • 1915  : Those of us from Sacha Guitry
  • 1915  : The Daughter of the Boche of Henri Pouctal with Jeanne Brindeau , Camille Bert , Pauline Carton
  • 1915  : Vampires of Louis Feuillade with Édouard Mathé , Musidora , Marcel Lévesque
Main article: List of French films released in 1916 .
  • 1916  : Alsace of Henri Pouctal with Berthe Jalabert , Marcel Dieudonné and Réjane
Main article: List of French films released in 1917 .
  • 1917  : The culprit of André Antoine with Romuald Joubé , Sylvie
  • 1917  : Judgment of Louis Feuillade with René Cresté and Musidora
Main article: List of French films released in 1918 .
  • 1918  : The Tenth Symphony of Abel Gance with Séverin-Mars and Emmy Lynn
  • 1918  : The New Judgment Mission of Louis Feuillade with René Cresté
Main article: List of French films released in 1919 .
  • 1919  : I accuse of Abel Gance with Romuald Joubé and Séverin-Mars

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