Description:10 29 05 00 Origins of the cinema. New Jersey, seen on the laboratory of Thomas Edison, 1847 - 1931. Portrait of Edison. Close-up on various machines which he invented, makes it possible to record the sound, gramophones. Various photographs of Edison in laboratory. It wishes to record the image as it did with the sound. Close-up of a kind of machine, apparatus which makes it possible to take photographs, close-up strips, very small photographs. Hand slips of photographic paper inside. Invention of another system, large wheel with teeth, perforations. Close-up of the first film celluloid perforated, flexible and transparent allows photosensitive exposure. Combination of photography and retinal persistence. Close-up on Mr. inventive Eastman of the film, collaboration enters the two men. Piece of film, Edison and Eastman pose, smiling.