(Melies, 1907) Music composed by Elmer Bernstein.
A hand painted, surreal work, filled with the special effects made possible by early film. The devil and his assistants appear and disappear, wrecking havoc as two magicians go on a magical trip.
|2 players (violin and piano)|
|One 2 hour rehearsal|
|Rehearsals||One 2 ½ hour rehearsal with orchestra
One 2 ½ hour tech rehearsal
One 3 hour 10 minute dress rehearsal
|Performance time||15 minutes|
|Film speed||16 frames per second|
|Film source||Netherlands Film Archive|
|Projection||Variable speed 35 mm projector|