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Back to God’s Country
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directed by David Hartford, 1873-1932; produced by James Oliver Curwood, 1878-1927 and Ernest Shipman, 1871-1931, Canadian Photoplays, Shipman Curwood Producing Company and National Film, Television and Sound Archives (Canada); performed by Nell Shipman, 1892-1970, Charles Arling, 1880-1922, Wheeler Oakman, 1890-1949 and Wellington A. Playter, 1879-1937 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2000), 1 hour 14 mins
In Back to God's Country, Shipman is a beautiful young wife trapped on an ice-bound ship. The captain, a murderous fugitive, will stop at nothing to have his way with Nell. With only the help of a ferocious dog named Wapi, she must stave off his advances and escape with her severely wounded husband to safety.
directed by David Hartford, 1873-1932; produced by James Oliver Curwood, 1878-1927 and Ernest Shipman, 1871-1931, Canadian Photoplays, Shipman Curwood Producing Company and National Film, Television and Sound Archives (Canada); performed by Nell Shipman, 1892-1970, Charles Arling, 1880-1922, Wheeler Oakman, 1890-1949 and Wellington A. Playter, 1879-1937 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2000), 1 hour 14 mins
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Bridges-Go-Round 2: Electronic
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directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1958), 4 mins,
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This short film, by Shirley Clarke, visually presents New York City's bridges in a form of abstract cinema. Two versions of the film were produced, one featuring a jazz score composed by Teo Macero, and in the other, electronic music by Louis and Bebe Barron.
directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1958), 4 mins,
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Bullfight
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directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Halcyon Films; performed by Anna Sokolow, 1910-2000 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2016), 9 mins
Clarke parallels the sense of spectacle and the real violence of an actual bullfight with a dance interpretation of the emotional experience, using a distillation of the ritual gestures in the Spanish bull ring. In her intense interpretation, Sokolow embodies both matador and bull, both executioner and the sacrifi...
directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Halcyon Films; performed by Anna Sokolow, 1910-2000 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2016), 9 mins
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The Champion
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directed by Marc Perez, 1972-; produced by Tom Meyers, fl. 2014 and John L. Sikes, fl. 2002-2018, Fort Lee Film Commission and Sirk Productions (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2014), 35 mins,
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When Mark Dintenfass arrived in Fort Lee in 1910, the sleepy New Jersey town just a ferry ride away from Manhattan was already a favorite location for nickelodeon-era filmmakers. Why not, he reasoned, build a studio and save on the expense and hassle of travel across the Hudson? Purchasing land and a building in n...

directed by Marc Perez, 1972-; produced by Tom Meyers, fl. 2014 and John L. Sikes, fl. 2002-2018, Fort Lee Film Commission and Sirk Productions (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2014), 35 mins,
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Charley Chase Comedy Collection, Program 2
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directed by Leo McCarey, 1898-1969; produced by Hal Roach, 1892-1992, Hal Roach Studios; performed by Charley Chase, 1893-1940 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2005), 1 hour 30 mins,
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Charles Joseph Parrott of Baltimore, Maryland started out in vaudeville during the rough and tumble days in the first decade of the 20th century. Exactly 100 years ago this year, this young man fresh off the stage, started working at the Christie Film Company. During the next decade he worked as a juvenile lead, a...

directed by Leo McCarey, 1898-1969; produced by Hal Roach, 1892-1992, Hal Roach Studios; performed by Charley Chase, 1893-1940 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2005), 1 hour 30 mins,
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Christopher & Me
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directed by Richard Leacock, 1921-2011; produced by Edward Foote, fl. 1960, Cheshire Production (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2016), 16 mins
SHIRLEY CLARKE was brilliant, scandalous, bold, and incredibly talented. Had she been a man, film historians would have long ago placed her in the pantheon of great auteurs, alongside Orson Welles and John Cassavetes. Today, her triumph can be recognized in her ability to be herself--one of the great originals of...
directed by Richard Leacock, 1921-2011; produced by Edward Foote, fl. 1960, Cheshire Production (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2016), 16 mins
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The Connection
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written by Jack Gelber, 1932-2003; directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Lewis M. Allen, 1922-2003 and Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; performed by Warren Finnerty, 1925-1974, William Redfield, 1927-1976 and Jerome Raphael, 1925-2012 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1961), 1 hour 43 mins,
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THE CONNECTION is one of the most vital, fascinating films of the American independent world. Created by a woman director, Shirley Clarke, at a time when they were in very short supply, the film shattered stereotypes in just about every conceivable way. And yet, the film remained unseen for many years. Shirley Cla...
written by Jack Gelber, 1932-2003; directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Lewis M. Allen, 1922-2003 and Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; performed by Warren Finnerty, 1925-1974, William Redfield, 1927-1976 and Jerome Raphael, 1925-2012 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1961), 1 hour 43 mins,
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The Cook
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directed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933; produced by Joseph M. Schenck, 1876-1961, Comique Film Corporation; performed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933, Buster Keaton, 1895-1966 and Al St. John, 1892-1963 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2003), 22 mins,
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At the Bull Pup Café, Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle is chef of all trades and Keaton waits tables in his own inimitable fashion. When a rambunctious customer annoys the pretty cashier, Buster Keaton comes to her defense and all-out mayhem ensues. Arbuckle and Keaton’s dance à la Salome and Cleopatra is a highlight o...
directed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933; produced by Joseph M. Schenck, 1876-1961, Comique Film Corporation; performed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933, Buster Keaton, 1895-1966 and Al St. John, 1892-1963 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2003), 22 mins,
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Dance in the Sun
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directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Gryphon Films; performed by Daniel Nagrin, 1917-2008 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2016), 7 mins
SHIRLEY CLARKE was brilliant, scandalous, bold, and incredibly talented. Had she been a man, film historians would have long ago placed her in the pantheon of great auteurs, alongside Orson Welles and John Cassavetes. Today, her triumph can be recognized in her ability to be herself-- one of the great originals of...
directed by Shirley Clarke, 1919-1997; produced by Gryphon Films; performed by Daniel Nagrin, 1917-2008 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2016), 7 mins
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A Day on the Grand Canal With the Emperor of China
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directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Philip Haas, 1954-, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Program for Art on Film; performed by David Hockney (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1988), 46 mins
Director Philip Haas (Angels and Insects and Up at the Villa), and artist David Hockney invite you to join them on a magical journey through China via a marvelous 72-foot long 17th-century Chinese scroll entitled The Kangxi Emperor's Southern Inspection Tour (1691-1698), scroll seven. As Hockney unrolls the beauti...
directed by Philip Haas, 1954-; produced by Philip Haas, 1954-, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Program for Art on Film; performed by David Hockney (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1988), 46 mins
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