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William K.L. Dickson

Birthday:
08/03/1860
Place of birth:
Chateau St. Buc, Minihic-sur-Ranse, France:
Biography:
William Kennedy Laurie Dickson was a Scottish inventor and the Edison Manufacturing Company's official photographer. In 1889, he was assigned to turn the concept of a the proposed motion picture device, named the Kinetoscope, into a reality. The first working prototype was unveiled in May 1891 and the design of system was essentially finalised by the fall of 1892. The completed version of the Kinetoscope was officially unveiled at the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences on 9 May 1893.

Credits

Butterfly Dances
Director
The Movies Begin: A Treasury of Early Cinema, 1894-1913
Director
Rip Van Winkle
Director
Panorama of Ealing from a Moving Tram
Director of Photography
Panorama of Ealing from a Moving Tram
Director
Battle of Spion Kop: Ambulance Corps Crossing the Tugela River
Director of Photography
Tapping a Blast Furnace
Director of Photography
Launch of the 'Oceanic'
Director of Photography
Gordon Highlanders in Ladysmith
Director of Photography
Ladysmith – Naval Brigade Dragging 4.7 Guns into Ladysmith
Director of Photography
Naval Guns Firing at Colenso
Director of Photography
Repairing the Broken Bridge at Frere
Director of Photography
King John
Director
Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race
Director of Photography
Australian Cricket Tourists of 1899
Director of Photography
The Lane on Sunday Morning
Director of Photography
Rifle Hill Signal Station near Frere Camp
Director of Photography
Pope Leo XIII Carried through the Vatican Loggia on His Way to the Sistine Chapel
Director
Pope Leo XIII Leaving Carriage and Being Ushered Into Garden, No. 104
Director
He and She
Director
Me and My Two Friends
Director of Photography
Launch of the Worthing Lifeboat Emerging from the Boathouse
Director of Photography
De boulevard van Scheveningen
Director
Neapolitan Dance at the Ancient Forum of Pompeii
Director of Photography
Panoramic View of Conway on the L. & N.W. Railway
Director
Venice, Feeding the Pigeons in St. Mark's Square
Director
The American Biograph in Circus O. Carré
Director of Photography
Launch of the Worthing Lifeboat Coming Ashore
Director of Photography
Pelicans at the Zoo
Director of Photography
Panoramic View of the Vegetable Market at Venice
Director of Photography
Crissie Sheridan
Director
Has He Hit Me?
Director
Bath Scene
Director
Afternoon Tea in the Gardens of Clarence House
Director of Photography
Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Taken from Apsley
Director of Photography
The Grand Canal, Venice
Director of Photography
Sandow
Director
Sandow
Writer
Rip Leaving Sleepy Hollow
Director
Exit of Rip and the Dwarf
Director
Rip Passing Over the Mountain
Director
Rip's Toast to Hudson
Director
Rip Meeting the Dwarf
Director
Rip's Toast
Director
Rip's Twenty Years' Sleep
Director
Awakening of Rip
Director
Serpentine Dance by Annabelle
Director
McKinley at Home, Canton, Ohio
Director of Photography
Little Egypt
Producer
Dancing Darkies
Director
New Blacksmith Shop
Director
Robetta and Doretto, No. 1
Director
Annabelle Serpentine Dance
Director
Billy Edwards and the Unknown
Director
Billy Edwards and the Unknown
Producer
James Grundy, Buck and Wing
Director
A West Indian Woman Bathing a Baby
Director
Fire Rescue Scene
Director
Dance
Director
Indian War Council
Director
Band Drill
Director
Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph
Director
Imperial Japanese Dance
Director
Annie Oakley
Director
Bucking Broncho
Director
Chinese Opium Den
Director
Mexican Knife Duel
Director
Lasso Thrower
Director
Glenroy Brothers (Comic Boxing)
Director
Hadj Cheriff
Director
The Hornbacker-Murphy Fight
Director
Sioux Ghost Dance
Director
Buffalo Dance
Director
Dickson Experimental Sound Film
Director
Caicedo (with Pole)
Director
The Boxing Cats (Prof. Welton's)
Director
The Boxing Cats (Prof. Welton's)
Producer
Buffalo Bill
Director
Leonard-Cushing Fight
Director
Souvenir Strip of the Edison Kinetoscope
Director
The Pickaninny Dance from the “Passing Show”
Director
Rat Killing
Director
Chinese Laundry Scene
Director
Wrestling Match
Director
Highland Dance
Director
Carmencita
Director
Carmencita
Producer
Unsuccessful Somersault
Director
Athlete with Wand
Director
Cock Fight, No. 2
Director
Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze
Director
Annabelle Butterfly Dance
Director
The Cock Fight
Director
The Barbershop
Director
Luis Martinetti, Contortionist
Director
Annabelle Sun Dance
Director
Glenroy Bros., No. 2
Director
Glenroy Bros., No. 2
Producer
Caicedo (with Spurs)
Director
Blacksmith Scene
Director
Horse Shoeing
Director
Fencing
Director
Fencing
Producer
A Hand Shake
Director
A Hand Shake
Producer
Man on Parallel Bars
Director
Wrestling
Director
Boxing
Director
Boxing
Producer
Newark Athlete
Director
Men Boxing
Director of Photography
Men Boxing
Director
Men Boxing
Producer
Dickson Greeting
Director
Monkey and Another, Boxing
Director
Duncan or Devonald with Muslin Cloud
Director
Duncan Smoking
Director
Duncan and Another, Blacksmith Shop
Director
Monkeyshines, No. 1
Director of Photography
Monkeyshines, No. 1
Director
Monkeyshines, No. 1
Producer
Monkeyshines, No. 2
Director of Photography
Monkeyshines, No. 2
Director
Monkeyshines, No. 3
Director

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