Best Documentary Movies of 1897

1.

Japanese Sword Fencing

2.4
5.4/10 IMDB

The earliest surviving Japanese film showing the martial art of kendo.

Directed by: Constant Girel
Release date: 1897-05-18
2.

Fisherman's Luck

2.3
4.5/10 IMDB

"Two German anglers are fishing, with odd results. One gets a bite, and pulls in a length of stovepipe. The other is so astonished that he falls overboard."

Directed by: William Heise
Release date: 1897-09-20
3.

Launch of Surf Boat

1.2
4.3/10 IMDB

The crew of seven dressed in cork jackets, push the boat through the surf; they clamber in and row out to the wreck. 50 ft.

Release date: 1897-10-25
4.

Single harness horses

1.2
4.6/10 IMDB

Shows ten horses hitched to fashionable carts driven past the judges and grandstand to show their style, action and high-stepping movements. Among the drivers, Charles F. (Fatty ) Bates, the noted whip, shows up very prominently. The horses are all of very high class, and the action is of the very best. The film is clear, sharp and catchy.

Release date: 1897-10-01
5.

At the Top of Brooklyn Bridge

1.1
4.2/10 IMDB

No overview found.

Release date: 1897-12-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1897 : The Grand Canal, Venice
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The Grand Canal, Venice

0.9
3.3/10 IMDB

"This picture was taken from the front of a rapidly moving launch through one of the most beautiful stretches of the Grand Canal, showing many magnificent historical palaces. The photographic work is unusually fine."

Release date: 1897-01-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1897 : Head of Colonial Procession, Canadians, etc
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Head of Colonial Procession, Canadians, etc

0.0
0.0/10 IMDB

No Overview

Directed by: Robert W. Paul
Release date: 1897-01-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1897 : Royal Carriages Passing Westminster
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Royal Carriages Passing Westminster

0.0
0.0/10 IMDB

No Overview

Directed by: Robert W. Paul
Release date: 1897-01-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1897 : Caped Mounted Riflemen Passing St Paul's
9.

Caped Mounted Riflemen Passing St Paul's

0.0
0.0/10 IMDB

No Overview

Directed by: Robert W. Paul
Release date: 1897-01-01
Best Documentary Movies of 1897 : Dragoons Passing St Paul's
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Dragoons Passing St Paul's

0.0
0.0/10 IMDB

No Overview

Directed by: Robert W. Paul
Release date: 1897-01-01

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