Before Your Very Eyes

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By David Pownall.

Georges Melies, the father of film fantasy, paved the way for modern cinema back in 1890s PARIS.

In his most famous film, a spaceship in the shape of a cannon shell lands in the eye of the man in the moon.

A colourful new play that looks at this dazzling innovator and compulsive seducer who typified the belle epoque.

With Henry Goodman and Julian Rhind-tutt.

Director: Graham Frost

20000509

By David Pownall.

Georges Melies, the father of film fantasy, paved the way for modern cinema back in 1890s PARIS.

In his most famous film, a spaceship in the shape of a cannon shell lands in the eye of the man in the moon.

A colourful new play that looks at this dazzling innovator and compulsive seducer who typified the belle epoque.

With Henry Goodman and Julian Rhind-tutt.

Director: Graham Frost