Mystic Craigs Camera
A Record of 20th Century Magic on Three DVDs!
- Over six hours of footage
- Three DVDs for optimum viewing quality
- Lectures and performances by Dai Vernon, Brother John Hamman, U. F. Grant, Jack Miller, Kalanag, Edward Victor, and Pete Warlock
From the early 1950s to mid-1960s, Mystic Craig (William Vagell) shot extensive film in the U.S. and Great Britain, footage that contains a unique historical record of mid-twentieth century magic. This three DVD set collects the best of Mystic Craig's films, now with digitally enhancement and optimized sound.
You'll see Dai Vernon in 1960 performing his classics at Tannen's Jubilee; Brother Hamman presenting his card feats; U.F. Grant lecturing on his simple but ingenious creations; Jack Miller revealing his secrets of sleeving and the hold-out; footage of greats like Kalanag and Levante...and more! See the contents page for a detailed index.
It's a collection that will share valuable material with the professional performer and delight the magic history buff as well.
This three-DVD set has been created in collaboration with magic film historian William McIlhany, now with digitally enhancement and optimized sound.
Disc One Running Time Approximately 1hr 36min
Disc Two Running Time Approximately 2hr 14min
Disc Three Running Time Approximately 1hr 28min