W. Gibson, excentricite americaine (1901)

France, 1901
59 feet
black and white
silent

A French fantasy film.

Plot Summary

W. Gibson appears on stage. A large desk appears out of nowhere then magically jumps to the other side of the stage. Gibson lights a cigar and sits on a chair which transforms into a burning brazier and sets his trousers alight.

Credits

Crew
Pathé Frères

Alternative Titles

American Eccentricities – alternative title
Excentricités américaines – alternative title
Gibson, the Eccentric American Actor – US title

References

Periodicals
Quaderni di Cinema no.37 (January/March 1988) p.65 (Italy) – article