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Méliès le cinémagicien [videorecording] / Arte Vidéo présente avec le soutien du Centre National de la Cinématographie = Méliès the magician / Arte Vidéo presents with the support of the Centre National de la Cinématographie.

Mény, Jacques. (Added Author). Le Guen, Eric. (Added Author). Méliès, Georges 1861-1938 (Added Author). Malthête-Méliès, Madeleine, 1923- (Added Author). Arte Video (Firm) (Added Author). Facets Video (Firm) (Added Author). Centre national de la cinématographie (France) (Added Author). Sept/Arte (Firm) (Added Author). Sodaperaga (Firm) (Added Author). Mikros Image (Firm) (Added Author).

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Plumb Memorial Library - Shelton Foreign DVD B MELIES (Text to phone) 34025094226708 Adult Nonfiction DVD Available -

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General Note:
Both films originally produced in 1997; the 15 short films contained within Une séance Méliès originally produced between 1898 and 1909.
Some b&w sequences tinted.
The two films are linked, making it possible to jump to the actual Méliès film being discussed in the documentary in order to view it.
The 15 short films contained within Une séance Méliès, originally silent, are performed with modern musical accompaniment.
Formatted Contents Note: La magie Méliès = The magic of Méliès / une production La Sept/Arte, Sodaperaga, Mikros Image ; un film de Jacques Mény (130:00) -- Une séance Méliès = Méliès' magic show / La Sept/Arte, Sodaperaga, Mikros Image et La cinématheque Méliès presentent ; réalisation, Jacques Mény. Un homme de têtes = The four troublesome heads ; Le voyage dans la lune = A trip to the moon ; Le cake-walk infernal = The infernal cakewalk ; Te tripot clandestin = The scheming
Creation/Production Credits Note: La magie Méliès: a production of La Sept/Arte, Sodaperaga, Mikros Image ; written and directed by Jacques Mény ; original music by Eric Le Guen. Une séance Méliès: directed by Jacques Mény ; musical accompaniment by Eric Le Guen.
Summary, etc.: La magie Méliès: documentary film about the life and work of film pioneer Georges Méliès. Includes archival footage, interviews, film excerpts, reconstructions and interviews.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital 2.0.
Language Note:
Credits of the two individual films in French, narration and DVD menu in French or English.
Subject: Méliès, Georges 1861-1938
Genre: Documentary films.
Short films.
Silent films.
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