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An Up to Date Conjuror, 1899

This is an 1899 French short silent trick film directed by Georges Méliès. It was released in the United States as An Up-to-Date Conjurer, and in Britain as An Up-to-Date Conjuror. It was also known as L’Impressionniste fin de siècle and The Conjurer. Méliès plays the conjuror. The special effects in the film were created using sophisticated substitution splices, with the shots carefully cut and matched together to allow the mid-motion transformations to seem smooth Thank you for watching

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