Georges Méliès : first wizard of cinema (1896-1913)
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DVD, Notes, Video
Physical Desc
5 videodiscs (approximately 782 min.) : sound, black and white and tinted color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide (35 pages : ill. ; 19 cm.)


General Note
Collective title, and disc titles from disc menus.
General Note
Guide includes essays by Norman McLaren ("Homage to Georges Méliès") & John Frazer ("Notes on the work of Georges Méliès") and a complete Georges Méliès filmography.
General Note
Special feature (disc 1): "Le grand Méliès", a biographical film about Méliès written & directed by Georges Franju (©1952, 31 min.).
Creation/Production Credits
Produced by Eric Lange and David Shepard ; Le Grand Melies, director Georges Franju.
English narrations spoken by Serge Bromberg and Fabrice Zagury.
Arranged in chronological order, this comprehensive thirteen hour collection gathers for the first time nearly all surviving films of Georges Méliès from his first (Card party, 1896) to his last (The voyage of the Bouririchon Family, 1913), bracketing more than 170 others. Beautiful new music has been prepared by ten leading practitioners of silent film accompaniment.
System Details
DVD in asct ratio 1.33:1 presentation ; NTSC ; all regions ; stereo.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
"For private home viewing only"--Disc labels.
Silent films, with added musical accompaniment.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Méliès, G., Franju, G., Lange, E., & Shepard, D. (2008). Georges Méliès: first wizard of cinema (1896-1913) (Standard format.). Flicker Alley.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Georges Méliès et al.. 2008. Georges Méliès: First Wizard of Cinema (1896-1913). Flicker Alley.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Georges Méliès et al.. Georges Méliès: First Wizard of Cinema (1896-1913) Flicker Alley, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Méliès, Georges, Georges Franju, Eric Lange, and David Shepard. Georges Méliès: First Wizard of Cinema (1896-1913) Standard format., Flicker Alley, 2008.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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