Le Chat botté (1903)

France, 1903
180 metres
35mm, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Lucien Nonguet and Ferdinand Zecca.

Plot Summary

A clever cat makes a fortune for his master and wins him the hand of a beautiful princess.

Credits

Crew
Directors: Lucien Nonguet, Ferdinand Zecca
Pathé Frères
Story: Charles Perrault
Set Designer: V. Lorant-Heilbronn

Cast
Bretteau
Edmond Boutillon

Alternative Titles

Der Gestiefeltekater – German title
Puss in Boots – US title

References

Periodicals

  • CinémAction no.116 (2005) pp.24-32 (France) – illustrated articles (Présence de Perrault dans le cinéma français des premiers temps by Bernard Bastide)
  • Quaderni di Cinema no.37 (January/March 1988) p.93 (Italy) – article