16-22 November 2015

El hotel eléctrico (The Electric Hotel)

Segundo de Chomón

Country: France
Year: 1908
Format: Digital
Length: 7 min
Image: BW
Language: No dialogue


An elderly couple check in to a fully automated hotel with only one porter: suitcases take themselves up to the room, clothes fly onto coat hangers, a hairbrush springs into action to tie the lady’s hair into a bun and a shaving brush lathers up the gentleman’s face. Is there nothing this hotel can’t do?