Le voyage dans la Lune


Francia, 1907, b/n, 35 mm, 21′
di Georges Melies
Sceneggiatura Georges Méliès, tratto da un racconto di Jules Verne – Fotografia Michaut, Lucien Tainguy – Interpreti Georges Méliès, Victor André, Bleuette Bernon, Depierre, Farjaux, Corps de Ballet du Châtelet

Professor Barbenfouillis’ great plan is accepted: a shell flies through space, landing right in the eye of the Man in the Moon. The explorers emerge and observe the appearance of the Earth from there. A snowstorm starts, and they descend into a crater for shelter, and thence into the interior of the Moon. In the end the party find their shell again, and return to Earth falling through the sky and into the sea…