TV-G | | Short, Adventure, Fantasy
One of the earliest known science fiction films. A segment near the end was animated, making this one of the first animated films, too.
A pendulum clock is visible within the spacecraft as the capsule is being readied for takeoff. A pendulum and the clock that it works depend upon gravitation for accurate time, so it will be worthless during the flight. The effects of gravitation were well known at the time.
Pocket watches then readily available were reliable enough.
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