220px-Tan Xinpei Dingjunshan 1905

The only known image of the film.

The Battle of Dingjunshan was a 1905 Chinese film directed by Ren Qingtai (任庆泰) aka Ren Jingfeng (任景丰) and starring Tan Xinpei(譚鑫培). It was based on one episode of famous Chinese historical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms. It is the first Chinese film ever made.

The film was recording of a Beijing opera performance.

Unfortunately, the only known print of the movie was destroyed by the Imperial Japanese during World War 2.

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