The Mesmerist

Bill Morrison


M.: B. Morrison; Mu.: Bill Frisell; Prod.: B. Morrison, Hypnotic Pictures; 35mm. D.: 16’. Col. 

T. it.: Italian title. T. int.: International title. T. alt.: Alternative title. Sog.: Story. Scen.: Screenplay. F.: Cinematography. M.: Editing. Scgf.: Set Design. Mus.: Music. Int.: Cast. Prod.: Production Company. L.: Length. D.: Running Time. f/s: Frames per second. Bn.: Black e White. Col.: Color. Da: Print source

Film Notes

In this revision directed by Bill Morrison from James Young’s The Bells (1926), an Innkeeper (Lionel Barrymore) has a dream in which he visits a country fair, and, while under the spell of the Mesmerist (Boris Karloff), is publicly exposed as a murderer. The music of The Mesmerist is composed by Bill Frisell and performed by Bill Frisell, Dave Holland, and Elvin Jones.

Copy from: Bill Morrison