Le Voyage à travers l'impossible, 1904, Georges Méliès

Film Tricks

Der Mann mit dem Gummikopf
Georges Méliès. FR, 1901, 35mm, b/w, 2 min
Ute & Detel Aurand. DE, 2003, DCP, color, 4 min
Stefanie Weberhofer. AT, 2022, DCP, color, 5 min
Die Reise durch das Unmögliche
Georges Méliès. FR, 1904, 35mm, hand-colored, 20 min
Already in film's earliest years, the following discovery was made: Not only is film good for capturing reality, it is also good for magic tricks. In early cinema, filmmakers found many creative ways to produce illusions. Things and people could appear in a matter of seconds and vanish just as quickly. They could change colors and size, explode, freeze, and, and, and... These film tricks are still used today and many people still tinker with using them for the most wonderful effects. In this program, we look at a few of these tricks and consider together: How did they do that? (S.H.)
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Screening dates:

Sa 27.04.2024 11:00download iCal
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