Film, Video Dreamy Dud--he resolves not to smoke /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Afi/Edell (Frederick) Collection (Library of Congress)
Carlson, Wallace
Essanay Film Manufacturing Co.
General Film Company
Dates 1915
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Animated Films
Comedy Films
Fiction Films
Short Films
United States
Dreamy Dud--he resolves not to smoke /
Other Title
He resolves not to smoke
Dreamy Dud resolves not to smoke
Dreamy Dud steals a man's pipe because he is fascinated with smoking and blowing smoke rings. He smokes the pipe and the smoke turns into a ghost and carries him up to the moon and leaves him. Dud falls off the moon and down to earth. He wakes up on the floor of his room and resolves never to smoke.
Contributor Names
Carlson, Wallace, -1967, animation, writing.
Essanay Film Manufacturing Co.
AFI/Edell (Frederick) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Essanay Film Manufacturing Co., [1915].
Subject Headings
-  Boys--United States--Drama
-  Smoking--United States--Drama
-  Dreams--United States--Drama
Comedy films
Animated films
Short films
Fiction films
-  MP356 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Essanay Film Mfg. Co.; 22Jun15; MP356.
-  Copyrighted along with Scenic picture (not on LC's copy).
-  Duration: 5:03 at 24 fps.
-  Summary from J. McIntire, Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995.
-  Digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. See reference librarian.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; Library of Congress video collection, v. 3, Origins of American animation, 1900-1921; McIntire, J. Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card.
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 5 min., ca. 483 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FEA 9934 (viewing print)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
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