Title:The Astronomer's Dream
Type: Fantasy / Comedy
Colour: Black and White / Silent / Short
Director: Georges Melies
Producer: Georges Melies
An astronomer falls asleep in his laboratory and in his dream meets a fairy type character and also the moon that eats things. This is a mixture of live action and animation as well as a range of physical visual jokes, mainly involving things disappearing. It was based on one of his magic stage acts.