La Poule aux oeufs d’or (1905)

France,
14m
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Gaston Velle.

Plot Summary

A poor man is given a hen which lays golden eggs but his greed proves to be his undoing.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Gaston Velle
Pathé Frères
Based on the Story by: Jean de La Fontaine
Director of Photography: Segundo de Chomón

Alternative Titles

The Hen That Laid the Golden Eggs – USA
The Hen with the Golden Eggs – USA
Hønen med de gyldne Æg – Denmark

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