No flash player has been set up. Please select a player to play Flash videos. Medium Le Ring, film, F 1896 Production: Société Lumière. Partner Filmarchiv AustriaCopyright Filmarchiv Austria Verwendet bei Chapter ‘Numbers’ – jewels from all over the world The selection of films was based on the ‘fairground attraction’ principle. Like vaudeville, the ten or fifteen films in a cinema programme were seen as ‘numbers’, a collection of attractive short films designed to entertain the public.