Best Documentary Movies of 1910
The Birth of a Flower
"Percy Smith (1880-1944) was world famous as a photographer of plant life. Probably the first British example of time-lapse photography as applied to the growth of plants." Montly Film Bulletin, November 1955
Aeroplane Flight and Wreck (Piloted by M. Cody)
New York of Today
A couple visiting New York City leave their hotel, and take a sight-seeing car to tour the city. They start with Grant's Tomb, and then go to Central Park and Times Square. At Luna Park, they feed the pigeons and enjoy some of the rides. They then continue to visit other sections of town, and they see some of the city's most prominent buildings.
Jeffries-Johnson World's Championship Boxing Contest, Held at Reno, Nevada, July 4, 1910
Film recording of a controversial boxing match with the first black heavyweight champion fighting a white retired former champion.
An overview of women in Holland and the surrounding countryside.
Pékin et ses environs
French documentary about life in China.
From Sorrento to Amalfi
A train passes through the wonderful landscapes of the Sorrento and Amalfi coasts.
A display of flower bouquets, rotating to show the Kinemacolour process.
A travelogue from Egypt, showing views from places such as Alexandria, Heliopolis, Bedrechein, Mansoura, Damietta, Aswan, the baths of Cleopatra and the island of Philae.
A Pretty Dutch Town
A short film depicting the canals of Dordrecht.