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Fun in a Bakery Shop (1902)

 -  Short | Comedy  -  April 1902 (USA)
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A baker's assistant throws a handful of dough at a rat. The dough sticks to the side of a barrel and the assistant proceeds to sculpt the dough into various faces and shapes. There is some ... See full summary »

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A baker's assistant throws a handful of dough at a rat. The dough sticks to the side of a barrel and the assistant proceeds to sculpt the dough into various faces and shapes. There is some experimental use of stop motion. Written by Anonymous

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excel-lent!!!
5 January 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This is one of the coolest shorts that were made in the early 1900s! Ya know Y? The baker is making a face out of dough in a bakery and he does it so freaking fast in a minute and twenty freaking seconds, man!!! Jesus f***ing Christ! I seriously do not know how the person, as a baker, did that SO fast! I am so flipping curious of how they did these cool effects back in the early 1900s! It is SO freaking cool how the person made the face out of dough so fast! It is just freaking amazing! I really love this short, man. Also, when he was preparing the dough and he was doing THAT so fast and that is amazing as well! Last, but not least, I give this short a 10 out of 10!!!


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