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Melies le cinemagicien [videorecording] / Arte Video presente avec le soutien du Centre National de la Cinematographie = Melies the magician / Arte Video presents with the support of the Centre National de la Cinematographie.

Meny, Jacques (Added Author). Le Guen, Eric. (Added Author). Melies, Georges 1861-1938 (Added Author). Malthete-Melies, Madeleine, 1923- (Added Author). Arte Video (Firm) (Added Author). Facets Video (Firm) (Added Author). Centre national de la cinematographie (France) (Added Author).

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Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport 791.4309 M517m DVD (Text to phone) 34000074086554 Adult Instructional DVD Available -

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General Note:
Both films originally produced in 1997; the 15 short films contained within Une seance Melies originally produced between 1898 and 1909.
Some b&w sequences tinted.
The two films are linked, making it possible to jump to the actual Melies film being discussed in the documentary in order to view it.
The 15 short films contained within Une seance Melies, originally silent, are performed with modern musical accompaniment.
Formatted Contents Note: La magie Melies = The magic of Melies (130 min.) -- Une seance Melies = Melies' magic show (55 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note: La magie Melies: a production of La Sept/Arte, Sodaperaga, Mikros Image ; written and directed by Jacques Meny ; original music by Eric Le Guen. Une seance Melies: directed by Jacques Meny ; musical accompaniment by Eric Le Guen.
Participant or Performer Note: La magie Melies: voices, Daniel Ceccaldi, Marina Moncade, Charles-Antoine De Croix (English voices not credited).
Une seance Melies: presented by Madeleine Malth^ete-Melies (English narrator not credited).
Summary, etc.: La magie Melies: documentary film about the life and work of film pioneer Georges Melies. 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: Melies, Georges 1861-1938
Motion pictures History
Silent films History
Genre: Documentary films
Short films
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