black and white
A French fantasy film directed by Georges MÃ©liÃ¨s.
A magician throws a skull into the air and it transforms into a handkerchief which in turn becomes a napkin and a tablecloth. A servant is produced from the tablecloth who brings in a table. Some magic powder produces a fire from which steps a beautiful young woman.
Director: Georges MÃ©liÃ¨s
The Mystical Flame – US title
Artificially Arranged Scenes: The Films of Georges MÃ©liÃ¨s by John Frazer p.110 – notes
Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.326 – credits