Fantasmagorie (A Fantasy , Metamorphosis) (1908) Theatrical Cartoon

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English Title: A Fantasy

Fantasmagorie (A Fantasy , Metamorphosis) (1908) Theatrical Cartoon Fantasmagorie

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  • Theatrical ShortShort
  • Traditional Animation
  • Gaumont Studios
  • Cartoon Characters: Clown.
  • Directed By Émil Cohl.
  • Produced By Émil Cohl.
  • Animated By Émil Cohl.
  • Originally Released on August 17, 1908.
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 2:12 minutes.
  • Black & White
  • France  France

Cartoon Summary:

A series of images transform into other images. There is no real narrative story to the successive images. The main character, a clown, morphs into many situations and shapes, except for one scene, using cutouts, when live hands appear onscreen to make "repairs"...  (more)

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English Titles:

"A Fantasy" and "Metamorphosis."

Silent cartoon. Fully animated with no live action, generally considered to be the first fully-animated film. Created from over 700 drawings, Cohl placed each drawing on an illuminated glass plate and then traced the next drawing on top of it. By...  (more)

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