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Title Landmarks of early film. Vol. 2, The magic of Méliès [videorecording].

Imprint [S.l.] : Film Preservation Associates ; [Chatsworth, Calif.] : Image Entertainment [distributor], c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    LAN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd. col., b&w, tinted ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Blackhawk Films collection
Note Program notes by Charles Musser on container.
Contents 1. Georges Méliès : cinema magician -- 2. Uncharted domain -- 3. L'eclipse -- 4. Le voyage a travers l'impossible -- 5. The untamable whiskers -- 6. The cook in trouble -- 7. Tchin-chao, the Chinese conjurer -- 8. The wonderful living fan -- 9. The mermaid -- 10. The living playing cards -- 11. The black imp -- 12. The enchanted sedan chair -- 13. The scheming gambler's paradise -- 14. The hilarious posters -- 15. The mysterious retort -- 16. The eclipse (the courtship of the sun and moon) -- 17. Good glue sticks -- 18. Long distance wireless photography.
Summary Documentary view of filmmaker George Méliès' life, integrating rare photographs, early drawings and numerous motion picture clips, charting his life.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD.
Subject Méliès, Georges, 1861-1938
Silent films -- History and criticism
Motion pictures -- History.
Motion picture industry -- History.
Genre/Form Experimental films
Added Author Méliès, Georges, 1861-1938
Film Preservation Associates
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Blackhawk Films.
Added Title Magic of Méliès
Voyage a travers l'impossible.
Untamable whiskers.
Cook in trouble.
Tchin-chao, the Chinese conjurer.
Wonderful living fan.
Living playing cards.
Black imp.
Enchanted sedan chair.
Scheming gambler's paradise.
Hilarious posters.
Mysterious retort.
Eclipse (the courtship of the sun and moon)
Good glue sticks.
Long distance wireless photography.

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