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Philly in Focus: The Birth of Motion Pictures (Pt. 1)

An introduction to the Philadelphia motion picture scene. (WPVI)

Take a trip back in time, to when movie theaters lined the streets of Philadelphia!

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An introduction to the Philadelphia motion picture scene.

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Photo take Coleman Sellers' business to the next level and Henry Heyl introduces moving pictures.

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A Penn. Academy of Fine Arts instructor experiments with the photo gun, which allows the capture motion in photographs.

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Welcome to Lubinville, a technologically advanced film studio in North Philly.

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A fire threatens to eradicate a collection of noteworth films.

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From Old City to Point Breeze and beyond, movie theatres captivate audiences all over Philadelphia in the '70s.

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Academy Award winner Garrett Brown and his impact on the local film and advertising market.

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