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The Hand of the Artist

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Directed by  Walter R. Booth
Running time  8 mins
Language  Silent
Director  Walter R. Booth
Release date  April 1906 (1906-04)
Country  United Kingdom
Initial release  1906
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Production company  Charles Urban Trading Company
Similar  The Haunted Curiosity, A Railway Collision, An Extraordinary Cab Acci, The Automatic Motorist, The Airship Destroyer

The Hand of the Artist is a 1906 British short silent animated comedy film, directed by Walter R. Booth, featuring the director's hand bringing to life photographic images of a young man and woman only for each sequence to end in them being crumpled up and discarded in the form of confetti. The film, which has been described as the first British animated film, survives as part of the Corrick Collection of the Corrick family entertainers who toured Australia and the world between 1901 and 1914.


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