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The dream of a rarebit fiend

Author: Winsor McCay; Wallace McCutcheon; Edwin S Porter
Publisher: London : British Film Institute, 1906.
Series: Silent film online
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : No Linguistic ContentView all editions and formats
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A man who has dined too well dreams of a wild midnight journey through space. The film, from the cartoon by Winsor McCay, was produced in 9 days at a cost of $350. It is often quoted as the first American film to use double exposure and certain other photographic tricks.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Fantasy films
Fiction films
Short films
Silent films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Winsor McCay; Wallace McCutcheon; Edwin S Porter
OCLC Number: 881550641
Language Note: This edition silent with musical background.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed Apr. 4, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource (5 min.).
Series Title: Silent film online
Other Titles: Dream of a rarebit fiend (Motion picture : British Film Institute version)
Responsibility: directed by Wallace McCutcheon and Edwin S. Porter.

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A man who has dined too well dreams of a wild midnight journey through space. The film, from the cartoon by Winsor McCay, was produced in 9 days at a cost of $350. It is often quoted as the first American film to use double exposure and certain other photographic tricks.

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