Come with us on a journey through time and space to the land of pre-CGI cinema. Now sit back and watch this amazing scene from WingsThe 1927 American silent war film took home the first Best Picture Award in Oscar history. Starring Clara Bow and Charles "Buddy" Rogers, the film was renowned for its technical wizardry. Can you guess how they filmed this scene?


Spoiler: The famous Folies Bergère scene was shot by running a crane-mounted camera over the tables. In 1927, this technique was super avant-garde.