La Poule merveilleuse (1902)

France,
2m, 41.15 metres
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1

A French fantasy film directed by Ferdinand Zecca.

Plot Summary

A magician brings out a white hen which lays six . He breaks them into a dish, and they produce full grown . The magician then makes the broken eggs restore themselves and returns them to the hen one by one.

Crew
Director: Ferdinand Zecca
Pathé Frères

Cast
Ferdinand Zecca

Alternative Titles

The Magical Hen – US title
The Phenomenal Hen – US re-release title
The Wonderful Chicken – US title

References

Books
by Walt Lee p.378 – credits