Une tempête dans une chambre à coucher (1902)

France, 29.87 metres
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A French fantasy film directed by Ferdinand Zecca.

Plot Summary

A man tries to prepare for bed but finds the furniture has a life of its own. A chair jumps up onto the mantelpiece, pours in through the window and his bed transforms into a bureau. He settles down on the bureau which then turns into a boat on a heavy sea. The man falls overboard and struggles to swim ashore before suddenly waking and finding himself lying on the floor.

Credits

Crew
Director: Ferdinand Zecca
Pathé Frères

Cast
Jean Liézer

Alternative Titles

Going to Bed Under Difficulties – US title

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