ALICE IN WONDERLAND (1903) – REVIEW


1903 DIRECTOR: Percy Stow & Cecil Hepworth FIRST EVER FILM VERSION OF ALICE IN WONDERLAND Painstakingly restored by the BFI (British Film Institute) from a severely damaged print, this is still in poor condition, but for the those interested in taking a look at a small piece of movie history, this is still quite watchable. But there is … Continue reading ALICE IN WONDERLAND (1903) – REVIEW

FILM OF THE MONTH ~ OCTOBER 2015


"Are we back?" "We're back" replied Doc Brown, but he was referring to 1985 after Marty and Doc's trip to October 2015, but this month saw US arrive on that "future" date, a date that has now slipped peacefully into the past. The buzz surrounding this fictional interpretation of the future has been as fascinating … Continue reading FILM OF THE MONTH ~ OCTOBER 2015

LE VOYAGE DANS LA LUNE (A TRIP TO THE MOON) ~ B&W & COLOUR VERSIONS


1902 DIRECTOR: Georges Méliès Georges Méliès was one of cinemas earliest and greatest innovators, once you get past those who developed the most basic principles along side him. But like all great innovators, Méliès push this novel new creation further and faster than his contemporaries, creating some of the simplest on screen effects, whether it be … Continue reading LE VOYAGE DANS LA LUNE (A TRIP TO THE MOON) ~ B&W & COLOUR VERSIONS