|Original title||Newark athlete|
|Country of production||United States|
|Director||William KL Dickson|
|camera||William KL Dickson
Newark Athlete is a silent film made in 1891 by William KL Dickson . It is believed that the film was shot in June of 1891. The film served as an experiment for detailed recordings. 3/4 inch film material was used for the film recording.
In the film itself you can see an athlete swinging a few clubs.
In 1894 a remake of the film was made, entitled Athlete With Wand . The film is also called Club Swinger. No. 1 and Indian Club Swingers .