The India Rubber Head (1901)


The India Rubber Head Poster
Original Title: L'homme à la tête en caoutchouc
Type: Short
Genre: Short, Comedy, Fantasy
Runtime: 3 Minutes
Release Date: 1901 (France)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
n/A
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Georges Méliès
Stars: 
Georges Méliès  




Description

A chemist carries out a bizarre experiment with his own head.




Plot

After years of research and experimentation, a visionary scientist has finally found the way to inflate living organisms and body parts, so he uses his own head for one last test. Excited with the results and his unexpected discovery, he invites his faithful assistant to share his triumph and witness firsthand the amazing transformation, however, the enthralled helper's carelessness will have an unavoidable conclusion. Written by Nick Riganas





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    The India Rubber Head (World-wide, English title)
    The Man with the Rubber Head (United Kingdom)
    The Man with the India-Rubber Head (United Kingdom)
    El hombre de la cabeza de goma (Spain)
    Kautsjuk-Hovedet (Denmark)

  • Company

    Star-Film

  • Country

    France

  • Certification

    Greece:K-10
    Norway:A (recommended rating)
    United Kingdom:Not Rated





  • Details (Technical)

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Silent