Best Movies of 1887
Woman Walking Downstairs
A woman walks downstairs.
Chickens Scared by Torpedo
Chickens are scared of a torpedo.
Plate 762 from Eadweard J. Muybridge’s Animal Locomotion (1884-86)
A series of photographs depicting a male lion walking, shot by Eadweard Muybridge.
Throwing Self on Heap of Hay
A woman throws herself on a heap of hay.
Cat Trotting, Changing to a Gallop
Individual photographs of a cat trotting then changing to a gallop shown in quick succession.
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.