Early FilmsEarly Films
Short FilmsShort Films
Intimate StrangerIntimate Stranger
Nobody's BusinessNobody's Business
The Sweetest SoundThe Sweetest Sound

Wide AwakeWide Awake
First Cousin Once RemovedFirst Cousin Once Removed
56 Ways of Saying I Don't Remember56 Ways of Saying I Don't Remember
Letter to the EditorLetter to the Editor


1. 16mm film was invented in 1921.

2. 16mm film was marketed in 1923-24.

3. 8mm film was invented in 1932, but never marketed.

4. By 1949-51 only 15% of amateur cameras sold are 16mm. The rest are 8mm.

5. 1923-40 represents the heyday of 16mm film.

6. 1941-1946 16mm filmstock is rationed (war needs).

7. 1943-1945 16mm filmstock not available (war only).