An Artist’s Dream (1900)

USA,
28 feet, 22.86 metres
? 75 feet? 16mm, black and white
silent

An American fantasy film. It was filmed between February and mid-March 1900.

Plot Summary

Mephistopheles appears to an artist and brings the two young women in his latest painting to life.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Edwin S. Porter
Edison Manufacturing Company
Photography: Edwin S. Porter

Alternative Titles

The Artist's Dream

References

Books

  • Edison Motion Pictures 1890-1900: An Annotated Filmography by Charles Musser pp.583-584 – illustrated note
  • Motion Pictures from the Library of Congress Paper Print Collection 1894-1912 by Kemp R. Niver, edited by Bebe Bergsten pp.10; 167
  • by Walt Lee p.17 – credits