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April Fool Joke, An (1901)

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PRODUCTION INFORMATION
Country of Origin: USA
Year of Production: 1901
Length: 99.67 metres
Format: 68mm
Colour Format: black and white
Sound: silent

INTRODUCTION

An American fantasy film.

PLOT SUMMARY

A magician transforms a brick hidden under a hat by two boys into jewellery and money.

CREW

PRODUCTION
American Mutoscope and Biograph


PHOTOGRAPHY
Photography: Frederick S. Armitage

AVAILABILITY

USA
Theatrical Distributors: American Mutoscope and Biograph

TIMELINE

1901
June
7: USA - filming takes place