Feature Drama | 1900 | Silent | B/W
Two faked films concerning the Boxer Rebellion.
1. Band of Chinese behead another. Film faked whereby prisoner is made to kneel down before his head is cut off and stuck on a pole. The assembled Chinese then circle him. Filmed in a rural setting.
2. Europeans are attacked by Chinese, but the British army rescues them. man sits outside and reads book. His wife and child go for a walk, he tips his hat. He reads. Child and wife run back distressed. He ushers them into hut. He attempts to fend off four Chinese with a chair and stick. Army arrive, shoot Chinese and capture the one left alive.
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