In this pun-titled Gaumont comedy, a man rests in a barrel that gets pushed down a hill. The ensuing short is an advanced study on cinematic space and captures the continuity of motion as the rolling barrel moves from location to location violently hurtling into people. Music by Frederick Hodges.
Une Histoire Roulante.
Flicker Alley, 1906.; [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.
Title from title frames.; Film; In Process Record.
Originally produced by Flicker Alley in 1906.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Guy Blaché, Alice, film director.
Flicker Alley (Firm), dst; Kanopy (Firm), dst