TITLE

Mélies, Georges

AUTHOR(S)
Manvell, Roger
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
St. James Film Directors Encyclopedia;1998, p332
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
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).
ACCESSION #
38713459

 

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