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Cendrillon (Cinderella) 1899


Released in 1899: The first motion picture that used fades between scenes, and the first known motion picture with 'color' - Georges Méliès hired girls to sit along a table with the finished film stretched out along the table, and they hand-painted certain frames to add the magic of color!

Directed by Georges Méliès

The Actors: Georges Méliès (Le gnome de la pendule and Le suisse à l'entrée de l'église), Barral, Bleuette Bernon, Carmely, Jeanne d'Alcy (Fairy Godmother), Depeyrou.


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