Guillaume Tell et le clown (1898)

France, 1898
1m
black and white
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès.

Plot Summary

A clown appears in an artist’s studio and completes a statue of William Tell which then comes to life.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Georges Méliès
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Written by: Friedrich Schiller

Alternative Titles

Adventures of William Tell – US title
Les Aventures de Guillaume Tell – alternative title
The Statue of William Tell – US title

References

Books
Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.5 – credits