The First Science Fiction Films: Georges Méliès

August 8, 2013 — Leave a comment

Georges Méliès was a huge inspiration for Martin Scorsese and his last film HugoCharlie Chaplin described him as “the alchemist of light.” Below are his two most famous films: Le Voyage Dans La Lune followed by The Impossible Voyage each shot in a large glass greenhouse  and outdoors, with incredible set design, each frame hand colored and now restored.

Le Voyage Dans La Lune


The Impossible Voyage (Music by The Musician’s Lounge)

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