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List of the best movies of 1895, with movie trailers when available. These top movies of 1895 are listed by popularity, so the movies with the most votes are at the top. This list consists of all different movie genres, but each film was released in 1895. You can filter this list of films that came out in 1895 for various bits of information, such as who directed the movie and what genre it is. Think the best 1895 movie isn't as high as it should be? Vote up your favorite so it will rise to the top.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different movies, including L'Arrivée d'un train en gare de La Ciotat and Tables Turned on the Gardener.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best movies from 1895?" and "What are the most popular movies of 1895?"

1895 was a great year for movies, since a lot of classic films were released in 1895. This is a crowd sourced list that has been voted on by many people, so these top films of 1895 aren't just one persons opinion.

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L'Arrivée d'un train en gare de La Ciotat L'arrivée d'un train en gare de La Ciotat is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Auguste and Louis Lumière. Contrary to myth, it ...more

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La Pêche aux poissons rouges Pêche aux poissons rouges is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Louis Lumière. It was filmed in Lyon, Rhône, ...more

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Tables Turned on the Gardener François Clerc, Benoît Duval L'Arroseur arrosé is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent comedy film directed and produced by Louis Lumière and starring François Clerc and Benoît Duval. It ...more

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Barque sortant du port Barque sortant du port is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent film directed and produced by Louis Lumière. The film consists of a single shot of a boat leaving the port, being ...more

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The Derby The Derby is an 1895 British short black-and-white silent documentary film, produced and directed by Birt Acres for exhibition on Robert W. Paul's Kinetoscopes, featuring the end of the May 29, ...more

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Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory Workers Leaving The Lumière Factory in Lyon, also known as Employees Leaving the Lumière Factory and Exiting the Factory, is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary ...more

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La Mer La Mer is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Louis Lumière. Given its age, this short film is available to freely download from the ...more

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Wintergartenprogramm Wintergartenprogramm is a 1895 documentary short film written by Max Skladanowsky and Max Skladanowsky directed by Emil Skladanowsky.

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The Photographical Congress Arrives in Lyon The Photographical Congress Arrives in Lyon is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Louis Lumière and starring P.J.C. Janssen as himself. ...more

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Boxing Kangaroo Delaware Boxing Kangaroo is an 1895 German short black-and-white silent documentary film, directed and produced by Max Skladanowsky, which features a Kangaroo boxing against a man against a white ...more

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Akrobatisches Potpourri Akrobatisches Potpourri is an 1895 German short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Max and Emil Skladanowsky and starring the Grunato family. It is one of the first ...more

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Baby's Meal Le Repas de Bébé is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Louis Lumière and starring Andrée Lumière. The film ...more

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Le Saut à la couverture Le Saut à la couverture is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Louis Lumière. The film formed part of the first commercial ...more

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Autour d'une cabine Autour d'une cabine, original full title Autour d'une cabine ou Mésaventures d'un copurchic aux bains de mer, is an 1894 French short animated film directed by Émile Reynaud. It is ...more

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Opening of the Kiel Canal Opening of the Kiel Canal is an 1895 British short black-and-white silent documentary news film directed and produced by Birt Acres. It was filmed between June 1895 and July 1895 and as the ...more

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Crude Set Drama Crude Set Drama is an 1895 British short black-and-white silent comedy film, produced and directed by Birt Acres for exhibition on Robert W. Paul's peep show Kinetoscopes, featuring two drunken ...more

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Performing Animals; or, Skipping Dogs Performing Animals; or, Skipping Dogs is an 1895 British short black-and-white silent documentary film, produced and directed by Birt Acres for exhibition on Robert W. Paul's peep show ...more

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The Execution of Mary Stuart Robert Thomae The Execution of Mary Stuart is a short film produced in 1895. The film depicts the execution of Mary, Queen of Scots. The 18-second-long film was produced by Thomas Edison and directed by ...more

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Serpentinen Tanz Serpentinen Tanz is an 1895 German short black-and-white silent documentary film, directed and produced by Max Skladanowsky, one of the German-born brothers responsible for inventing the ...more

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Les Forgerons Les Forgerons is an 1895 French short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Louis Lumière. Given its age, this short film is available to freely download from ...more

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The Dickson Experimental Sound Film William Kennedy Dickson The Dickson Experimental Sound Film is a film made by William Dickson in late 1894 or early 1895. It is the first known film with live-recorded sound and appears to be the first motion picture ...more

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Italian Folk dance Bauerntanz zweier Kinder is an 1895 German short black-and-white silent documentary film directed by Max Skladanowsky. The film captures two children from Ploetz-Lorello, performing a dance. It ...more

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Annabelle Serpentine Dance Annabelle Moore Annabelle Serpentine Dance is short silent American film produced and distributed by Edison Manufacturing Company in 1895. It is one of several released by the studio the late 19th century. Each ...more

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The Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race The Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race is an 1895 British short black-and-white silent documentary film directed and produced by Birt Acres. It was filmed on March 30, 1895. This film ...more

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The Clown Barber The Clown Barber is an 1898 British short black-and-white silent film directed and produced by the Scottish film pioneer James Williamson. The film was produced in Brighton and Hove. The actual ...more