the Mechanical Man – versus – mooname ©


VJ Retro Clip Art :

I am very honored to present a mixed composition film on a court very rare and innovative for its time (1921) with a structure still used today in futuristic movies:

A scientist builds a robot endowed with superhuman strength. But an evil woman manages to seize criminals to complete projects …

METROPOLIS six years before, the French Henri Andre Augustin Andre Chapais said Deed which makes Italy the first film using a robot as a central character. Wizard of Melies, he is best known as an actor before moving behind the camera. Forgotten, he will end his life as a night watchman at Pathe Studios.

Are known today only fragments of the film (approximately one third) while the rest seem permanently lost. Fortunately, the part is found in the second half and contains important scenes like the confrontation between two robots…

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