The Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat Station

French: L'arrivée d'un train à la Ciotat


This 50-second silent film shows the entry of a train pulled by a steam locomotive into a train station in the French coastal town of La Ciotat. Like most of the early Lumière films, L'arrivée d'un train en gare de La Ciotat consists of a single, unedited view illustrating an aspect of everyday life.


Director: Auguste et Louis Lumière
Year: 1895
Lenght: 0.50'
Nation: France
Language: No Dialogue
Sound/Silence: Silent'
Genre: Documentary

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