Mélies, Georges

Manvell, Roger
December 1998
St. James Film Directors Encyclopedia;1998, p332
Reference Entry
A profile of French film director Georges Mélies is presensted. Mélies, who was born on December 8, 1861 in Paris, France has studied at Lycée Imperial and Lycée Louis-le-Grand. He also receives the Legion of Honor in 1933. He also directed several films including "Aprés le bal" (After the Ball), "Un Homme de Tête" (The Four Troublesome Heads) and "Nouvelles Luttes extravagantes" (The Wrestling Sextette).


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