La Danse de feu (1899)

France,
hand tinted black and white
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès.

Plot Summary

conjures a woman from a frying pan. She then does a “ dance” before disappearing.

Credits

Crew
Director: Georges Méliès
Star Film

Cast
Georges Méliès (The Devil)
Jeanne d'Alcy (Ayesha)

Alternative Titles

Colonne de feu – alternative title
La columna de fuego – Spanish title
Haggard's She: The Pillar of Fire – US title

References

Books

  • The Encyclopedia of Novels Into Films second edition by John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh pp.404-406 – illustrated credits, review (V.P.H. [Victor Paul Hitchcock])
  • Horror in Silent Films: A Filmography, 1896-1929 by Roy Kinnard p.12 – credits
  • by Walt Lee p.179 – credits