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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (316 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Flicker Alley, 1917.

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Title from title frames.
In Process Record.
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Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Flicker Alley in 1917.
Summary, etc.:
One of cinemás first superheroes, the mysterious Judex is torn between an oath of justice against the wealthy banker Favraux, who had earlier wronged his family, and his secret love of Favraux́s daughter, Jacqueline. This framework is the basis of a series of extraordinary and engaging incidents involving Judex́s brother, the evil Diana Monti and her accomplices, the detective Cocantin, and the charming Licorice Kid, all of them regular players in Feuilladés grand tapestries...This filn is an important part of cinema history now available on home video for the first time. This remarkably inventive and dreamlike French serial by the great Louis Feuillade represents a highlight in French filmmaking and has inspired generations of filmmakers since its first release in 1917. Enjoy this brand new digital edition of what the Village Voice declared as "one of the most lithe, charming, inventive, and supplely paced serials ever made."
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Motion pictures.
Motion pictures.
Genre: European/Baltic Studies
Feature films.

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