La Femme volante (1902)

France, 1902
41.15 metres
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès.

Plot Summary

An old man admires a vase which promptly transforms into a young woman who dances for him. She then rises into the air and continues to dance before slowly fading away.

Credits

Crew
Director: Georges Méliès
Star Film

Cast
Georges Méliès

Alternative Titles

Marvelous Suspension
Marvelous Suspension and Evolution
Marvelous Suspension and Evolutions
Wonderful Suspension and Evolution

References

Books
Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.292