The Miller and Chimney Sweep (1897)


The Miller and Chimney Sweep Poster
Original Title: The Miller and the Sweep
Type: Short
Genre: Comedy, Short
Runtime: 1 Minute
Release Date: Jan 1903 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
n/A
Rated: n/A
Director: 
George Albert Smith
Stars: 
n/A  




Description

In front of a flour mill, two men fight. One is the miller, and he's swinging a bag of flour in the scuffle. The other is a chimney sweep, and he's swinging what may be a bag of flour, but when it breaks open, it's clearly something else....




Plot

In front of a flour mill, two men fight. One is the miller, and he's swinging a bag of flour in the scuffle. The other is a chimney sweep, and he's swinging what may be a bag of flour, but when it breaks open, it's clearly something else. Well into the havoc, spectators gather and give chase to the flour-covered sweep and the "well-sooted" miller. Written by





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    The Miller and Sweep (United Kingdom)
    The Miller and Chimney Sweep (United States)
    A molnár és a kéményseprő (Hungary)
    Мельник и трубочист (Russia)

  • Company

    George Albert Smith Films

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Location

    Brighton & Hove
    East Sussex
    England
    UK





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.33 : 1

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Silent