Into a World of Colour

Film On display

Annabelle’s Serpentine Dance

William Kennedy Dickson and William Heise, Edison Manufacturing Company, USA, 1895

Danse Serpentine

Louis and Auguste Lumière, France, 1897–99

Le voyage sur Jupiter (A Trip to Jupiter)

Segundo de Chomón, France, 1909

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Robert Wiene, Germany, 1919

King of Jazz

John Murray Anderson, USA, 1930

The Wizard of Oz

Victor Fleming, USA, 1939

Black Narcissus

Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, United Kingdom, 1947

Singin’ in the Rain

Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly, USA, 1952


Alfred Hitchock, USA, 1958

Jiang shan mei ren (The Kingdom and the Beauty)

Han Hsiang Li, Hong Kong, 1959

Ukikusa (Floating Weeds)

Yasujirô Ozu, Japan, 1959

Le mépris (Contempt)

Jean-Luc Godard, France / Italy, 1963

Les parapluies de Cherbourg (The Umbrellas of Cherbourg)

Jacques Demy, France / Germany, 1964


Raja Nawathe, India, 1965


Věra Chytilová, Czechoslovakia, 1966

2001: A Space Odyssey

Stanley Kubrick, UK/ USA, 1968

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Mel Stuart, USA / East Germany / West Germany, 1971

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16 February 2031

ACMI: Gallery 1

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The Story of the Moving Image → Moving Pictures → MI-05. Sound and Colour → MI-05-AV01

The Story of the Moving Image → Moving Pictures → MI-05. Sound and Colour → MI-05-C03

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