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The Spiritualist Photographer (1903)

Le portrait spirituel (original title)
Not Rated | | Short, Fantasy | 15 August 1903 (USA)
A magician transforms a woman into a portrait of herself, then restores her to life.

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A sign proclaims a demonstration of a new kind of "spiritualistic" photography. A man then enters, constructs a platform, and places a large picture frame on the platform. He then brings in a young girl, who stands in front of the frame, and he proceeds to demonstrate what his device can do. Written by Snow Leopard

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You Ought to Be in Pictures!
14 November 2017 | by See all my reviews

A very down to earth example of Melies skill. He is a photographer who has developed a method of taking photos of people by having them stand in front of a screen. He does this with a young woman (who else?) who becomes absorbed into the photo. But don't despair. Melies always brings them back alive. About average for special effects, especially with Melies previous moment.


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