Hansel and Gretel (1909)

USA,
630 feet/192 metres
35mm film, black and white
silent

An American fantasy film made by Edison.

Plot Summary

are abandoned in the woods by their parents and stumble upon a gingerbread house. When the witch who owns it catches them trying to eat part of it she captures and threatens to eat them.

References

Periodicals

  • The Bioscope no.165 (9 December 1909) p.43 – review

Books