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The Great Train Robbery (1903) Review | STATIC MASS EMPORIUM

The Great Train Robbery (1903) Review | STATIC MASS EMPORIUM | Melies | Scoop.it
As one of the earliest films in history to be remade, only months after its release in 1903, The Great Train Robbery is an exercise in filmmaking that stands the test of time. (RT @StaticMass: Edwin S.
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150 Years Later, Georges Méliès Would Find an Age of Illusion

150 Years Later, Georges Méliès Would Find an Age of Illusion | Melies | Scoop.it
Last week, the world quietly saw the 150th anniversary of the birth of French filmmaker and illusionist pioneer George Méliès.
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Celebrating Georges Méliès, "Patron Saint Of Augmented Reality"

Celebrating Georges Méliès, "Patron Saint Of Augmented Reality" | Melies | Scoop.it
At a time when cinema was about documenting actualities, magician and pioneer filmmaker Georges Méliès extended the medium in incredibly novel ways to conjure impossible realities and define bold new conventions for film.

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What Martin Scorsese's Hugo Taught Us About the Grandfather of Science Fiction Film, Georges Méliès [Video]

What Martin Scorsese's Hugo Taught Us About the Grandfather of Science Fiction Film, Georges Méliès [Video] | Melies | Scoop.it
Silent movie director, inventor and magician Georges Méliès is easily the grandfather of science fiction film.
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'Hugo' revives interest in Georges Melies

'Hugo' revives interest in Georges Melies | Melies | Scoop.it
Director D.W.Griffith once said of French filmmaker Georges Méliès, "I owe him everything." Charlie Chaplin described him as "the alchemist of light."...
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