L’Homme orchestre (1900)

France,
1m 30s, 28.0416 metres
35mm film, black and white
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Georges Méliès.

Plot Summary

A small orchestra appears out of thin air, one player at a time, all the instruments apparently played by the same man.

Credits

Crew
Director: Georges Méliès
Star Film

Cast
Georges Méliès (the orchestra)

Alternative Titles

Az Egy személyes zenekar – Hungarian title
The One Man Band – English language title
The One-Man Band

See also
The Play House (1921)

Extracts included in
Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood: Where It All Began (1995)

References

Books
Artificially Arranged Scenes: The Films of Georges Méliès by John Frazer pp.81-83 – credits, notes