Lumière Brothers


Lumière Brothers
Lu|mi|ère Broth|ers, the
two French brothers, Auguste Lumière (1862-1954) and Louis Lumière (1864-1948) who, in 1895, produced the first camera that was also a ↑projector, and made the first cinema film, Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory.

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