L’Auberge du bon repos (1903)

France

5m, 345 feet
35mm film, black and white
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès.

Plot Summary

A traveller finds his stay in an inn unsettled by strange goings-on in his room. His seem to have a life of their own, his bed performs a strange dance and he's taunted by and menaced by a demon.

Credits

Crew
Director: Georges Méliès
Star Film

Alternative Titles

The Inn Where No Man Rests – English language title

References

Books
Artificially Arranged Scenes: The Films of Georges Méliès by John Frazer pp.108-109 – notes
by Walt Lee p.218 – article