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George Melies - The First Science Fiction

The creator of the first science fiction film was materialising his intuitions of the future at the turn of the 20th century, over a hundred years ago and is celebrated this month at the Cajasol Foundation in Cordoba.


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The First Great Film Magician

I decided to set a goal of reading 50 books over the course of 2015 and my partner giggled and suggested that it may be a lofty goal considering that is almost a book a week! 634 more words



selection of short films ranging from the beginning of cinema to the present day, from horror to comedy to animation accompanied by

LIVE MUSIC by… 132 more words

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CRÓNICA: Julio Verne, el inspirador de mundos

Por Nacho González Rueda.

Es una tarde entre semana de esas en las que apetece hacer algo distinto, que huya de la rutina para amenizar un rato del día. 912 more words


Wednesday Videos: A Trip to the Moon

Look what I found! A Trip to the Moon – often considered the first science fiction movie ever! This movie had a bit of a resurrection due to being featured in the movie  72 more words

Wednesday Videos

A Horror Blast From The Past: The Haunted Castle (dir by George Melies)

Oh my God, y’all — are you ready to see the very first horror movie ever made!?

Okay, so I guess I should be honest and admit that this is more of a comedy than a horror film.   85 more words


Steampunk Movie Review: Hugo (2011)

This story was first told in a book called The Invention of Hugo Cabret which was written and illustrated by Brian Selznick. He worked on several different books for children, but this one is his opus, coming in at a whopping 527 pages. 242 more words