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Friday, May 4, 2012
May Days of Melies - The Magician's Cavern [L'antre des esprits] (1901)
In The Magician's Cavern (aka L'antre des esprits aka The Spirits' Lair), Méliès shows off his full bag of cinematic tricks learned thus far, including stop-cut replacement edits, superimpositions, and dissolves.