History of a Crime (1901)


History of a Crime Poster
Original Title: Histoire d'un crime
Type: Short
Genre: Short, Crime, Drama
Runtime: 5 Minutes
Release Date: May 1901 (France)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
French
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Ferdinand Zecca
Writer: 
Ferdinand Zecca
Stars: 
Jean Liézer, Bretteau, Ferdinand Zecca  »




Description

A burglar is arrested for a murder. He is condemned to death. Before his execution the murderer dreams of his past, of how he was a bank clerk, then turned to crime. The criminal is then taken out of his cell, and a moment later is...




Plot

A burglar is arrested for a murder. He is condemned to death. Before his execution the murderer dreams of his past, of how he was a bank clerk, then turned to crime. The criminal is then taken out of his cell, and a moment later is executed. Written by sakrahn





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Story of a Crime (United States)
    History of a Crime (United States)
    Die Geschichte eines Verbrechens (Germany)
    História de um Crime (Brazil)
    Egy bűntény története (Hungary)

  • Company

    Pathé Frères

  • Country

    France





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.33 : 1

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Silent