Sounds and words; papyrus and scrolls; books and pamphlets; photographs and movies; vinyl records and mp3 files — what will the next major media revolution look like? On this day (March 22) in 1896, the Lumière brothers, Auguste and Louis, screen a movie for the first time at a meeting of the Société pour l’Encouragement à l’Industrie. (Below is an enhanced version of one of their first films.)
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