Rocket to the Moon

 


Apollo 11 | fifty years ago


rocket to the moon | the magical mystery tour

mini music movie (3′22″)

Georges Méliès meets Raymond Scott

Mini music movie of the epic film 'Le voyage dans la lune' from 1902 by French director Georges Méliès. Set to the music 'By Rocket to the Moon' by the Raymond Scott Quintet, from 1950. For this purpose the silent film of Méliès was used in its entirity, speeded up to 444% of it's original length.

50 years ago... the magical mystery tour of Apollo 11 | 19-22 july 1969

images

Le Voyage dans la Lune
Georges Méliès, 1902
Speeded up by appr. 444%

music

By Rocket to the Moon
Raymond Scott Quintet, 1950
Children's Records Guild

video

frankzweers.nl/
22 july 2019


— mini music movies (2017-2021)

mini music movies | cinematic pastiches

— photo & video art by Frank Zweers