Acted documentary about Arthur Dauphin, a forgotten contemporary of Méliès and the Lumière brothers. In 1896 Dauphin was the first man to wave to a camera. The greeting of a time traveler who already suspected 100 years ago that a new world was hiding behind that lifeless piece of machinery.
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