The LUMIERE BROTHERS: the earliest filmmakers in history (together with Thomas Edison in America started exploring the narrative possibilities of cinema). Their first film is 'Workers Leaving the Lumière Factory' (1895). Their first public screening of films at which admission was charged was held on in 1895 in Paris. This history-making presentation featured ten short films, including their first film. Each film is 17 meters long, which runs approx 50 sec.