Contributed to Flickchart’s Best of 1896/1906 post

I always enjoy these, and this one was especially enjoyable. http://www.flickchart.com/blog/the-top-20-films-of-1896-1906/

Some supplemental reading about why some of these old shorts have such vivid and beautiful color: https://classicflix.com/Silent-Cinema-They-Had-Color-Back-Then-ar-240.html