Best Documentary Movies of 1887
Eadweard Muybridge photographs a capybara in motion.
A study of locomotion in an ostrich.
Woman Sitting Down
Eadweard Muybridge's nude female model sits down in a chair in a series of photographs taken to study the human locomotion.
A Woman Throwing on a Shawl
A woman walks as she throws on a shawl.
Descending Stairs and Turning Around
Eadweard Muybridge, ‘Descending Stairs and Turning Around, Animal Locomotion’ (1887). Muybridge's test footage included cinematic glimpses of naked men and women in motion.