Le Diable au couvent (1899)

France,
black and white
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès.

Plot Summary

A priest turns into , conjures up demons and scares off the .

Credits

Crew
Director: Georges Méliès
Star Film

Cast
Georges Méliès (The Devil)

Alternative Titles

The Devil in a Convent
The Sign of the Cross – USA

References

Books

  • The Devil on Screen: Feature Films Worldwide, 1913 Through 2000 by Charles P. Mitchell p.305
  • Horror in Silent Films: A Filmography, 1896-1929 by Roy Kinnard p.12 – credits
  • by Walt Lee p.97 – credits