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A Photographic Contortion ()

The Big Swallow (original title)
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A man, objecting to being filmed, comes closer and closer to the camera lens until his mouth is all we see. Then he opens wide and swallows camera and cinematographer. He steps back, chews,... See more »

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Sam Dalton

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James Williamson

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James Williamson

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Annoyed by the freelance cameraman's persistent attempts to film him, an irritated camera-shy man decides to take matters into his own hands. Steadily and without delay, the man moves closer and closer towards the camera until his colossal and out-of-proportion mouth devours both the unsuspecting photographer and his equipment whole. Undoubtedly, that should teach him a lesson. Written by Nick Riganas

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Also Known As
  • I Won't, I Won't, I'll Eat the Camera First (United Kingdom)
  • A Photographic Contortion (United States)
  • Большой глоток (Russia)
  • A nagy nyelés (Hungary)
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Trivia Director James Williamson's 1901 catalog describes the film thusly: "I won't! I won't! I'll eat the camera first." See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood (1995). See more »

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