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The Frog (1908)

- December 1, 2016 in early cinema, fountain, frog, Segundo Chomón

A sprightly frog circles various come-to-life fountain tableaux, as well as a giant version of itself, an enormous head being drenched by water, and some multicoloured fire thrown in for good measure.

The Frog (1908)

- December 1, 2016 in early cinema, fountain, frog, Segundo Chomón

A sprightly frog circles various come-to-life fountain tableaux, as well as a giant version of itself, an enormous head being drenched by water, and some multicoloured fire thrown in for good measure.

The Frog (1908)

- December 1, 2016 in early cinema, fountain, frog, Segundo Chomón

A sprightly frog circles various come-to-life fountain tableaux, as well as a giant version of itself, an enormous head being drenched by water, and some multicoloured fire thrown in for good measure.

The Frog (1908)

- December 1, 2016 in early cinema, fountain, frog, Segundo Chomón

A sprightly frog circles various come-to-life fountain tableaux, as well as a giant version of itself, an enormous head being drenched by water, and some multicoloured fire thrown in for good measure.

The Cheese Mites or, Lilliputians in a London Restaurant (1901)

- February 11, 2016 in early cinema, early special effects, Robert W. Paul, walter booth

Wonderful example of early special effects, a man is dining in a restaurant when three small human-like creatures, two men and a woman, appear from his food and drink, much to the amusement of the man at the table.

The Cheese Mites or, Lilliputians in a London Restaurant (1901)

- February 11, 2016 in early cinema, early special effects, Robert W. Paul, walter booth

Wonderful example of early special effects, a man is dining in a restaurant when three small human-like creatures, two men and a woman, appear from his food and drink, much to the amusement of the man at the table.