Le Baquet de Mesmer (1905)

France,
2m 50s
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès.

Plot Summary

Dr Mesmer sets a bathtub alight and from the flames emerge women's dresses which are placed on mannequins which then come to life.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Georges Méliès
Star Film

Cast
Georges Méliès

Alternative Titles

A Mesmerian Experiment

References

Books

  • Artificially Arranged Scenes: The Films of Georges Méliès by John Frazer p.155 – notes