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Lizars, Edinburgh
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Lizars, Edinburgh 1904

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Lizars, Edinburgh 1904

United Kingdom

Mitchell and Kenyon were commissioned to film this unidentified comedian by Lizars’ Imperial Bioscope of Edinburgh, presumably to promote a live show (see also Mr Moon). Although the performer’s name has not been recorded, he must have been famous enough to be recognisable to the film audience. His comic turn here is to enact half of a gossipy phone conversation, dressed as a Rajah.

Genres

Comedy Drama

Tags

Telephones

Collection

Edwardian Enigmas Fiction WTF - A Box of Odd

Released

1904

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Mitchell and Kenyon

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