Film: 11233

Dance | 1900 | Silent | Colour


Superb hand-coloured film - Woman wears bee wings and emerges from the hive. Spinning disks of coloured insects overlay the start of the scene 1900's

Woman calls five other female dancers onto stage and they dance. The "bees" dance around. Queen bee emerges from hive and ballet dances around. She pirouettes and dances with flowers. She dances onto another set, smells a flower and feels unwell. She lies down. A spider's web with a large spider in the centre of it is superimposed on the screen. The spider advances on the queen bee, but just in time two bees appear and the spider and web disappear. Queen bee awakes and dances fuetter and pas de chat. Her wings change colour triumphantly.

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