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Bed and Sofa: Version Without Audio Commentary
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directed by Abram Room, 1894-1976; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Nikolai Batalov, 1899-1937, Lyudmila Semyonova, 1899-1990 and Leonid Yurenev, fl. 1925-1934 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1927), 1 hour 27 mins
This drama, directed by Abram Room and featuring Nikolai Batalov, Lyudmila Semyonova, and Leonid Yurenev, is about a Russian love triangle.
directed by Abram Room, 1894-1976; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Nikolai Batalov, 1899-1937, Lyudmila Semyonova, 1899-1990 and Leonid Yurenev, fl. 1925-1934 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1927), 1 hour 27 mins
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The Best Arbuckle/Keaton Collection, Volume One
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directed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933; produced by Serge Bromberg, 1961-, Eric Lange, fl. 1985 and David Shepard, 1940-2017, Comique Film Corporation and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933, Buster Keaton, 1895-1966, Al St. John, 1892-1963, Alice Lake, 1895-1967, Alice Mann, 1899-1986, Josephine Stephens, 1897-1966 and Charles Dudley, 1883-1952 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 4 hours 8 mins

From 1913 to 1916, Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle rose from the ranks of bit player to writer, director and star of comedies for Mack Sennett's Keystone Film Company. Because of Sennett's belief that actors were interchangeable, he lost Arbuckle to producer Joseph M. Schenck, who not only paid the comedian handsomely, bu...

directed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933; produced by Serge Bromberg, 1961-, Eric Lange, fl. 1985 and David Shepard, 1940-2017, Comique Film Corporation and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Fatty Arbuckle, 1887-1933, Buster Keaton, 1895-1966, Al St. John, 1892-1963, Alice Lake, 1895-1967, Alice Mann, 1899-1986, Josephine Stephens, 1897-1966 and Charles Dudley, 1883-1952 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 4 hours 8 mins
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By The Law
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directed by Lev Kuleshov, 1899-1970; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Vladimir Fogel, 1902-1929, Sergei Komarov, 1891-1957 and Aleksandra Khokhlova, 1897-1985 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1926), 1 hour 20 mins
During the 1920s, Soviet documentary and fiction films were financed by the State, and their fledgling directors, some barely out of their teens, converted their lives from theater, engineering, painting and journalism to the practice and theory of a revolutionary cinema devoted to showing the achievements and asp...
directed by Lev Kuleshov, 1899-1970; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Vladimir Fogel, 1902-1929, Sergei Komarov, 1891-1957 and Aleksandra Khokhlova, 1897-1985 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1926), 1 hour 20 mins
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Chess Fever
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directed by Nikolai Shpikovsky, 1897-1977 and Vsevolod Pudovkin, 1893-1953; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Anna Zemtsova, fl. 1925-1930, Vladimir Fogel, 1902-1929 and Jose Raul Capablanca, 1888-1942 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1925), 28 mins
This silent film, directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and Nikolai Shpikovsky and featuring Jose Raul Capablanca, Vladimir Fogel, and Anna Zemtsova, is about the game of chess causing romantic troubles for an engaged couple.
directed by Nikolai Shpikovsky, 1897-1977 and Vsevolod Pudovkin, 1893-1953; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Anna Zemtsova, fl. 1925-1930, Vladimir Fogel, 1902-1929 and Jose Raul Capablanca, 1888-1942 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1925), 28 mins
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Cobra
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written by Martin Brown, 1884-1936; directed by Joseph Henabery, 1888-1976; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and L. Lawrence Weber, 1872-1940, Ritz-Carlton Pictures, Famous Players-Lasky Corporation and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Rudolph Valentino, 1895-1926, Nita Naldi, 1894-1961 and Casson Ferguson, 1891-1929, Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2000), 1 hour 15 mins,
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Rudolph Valentino's first independent production, Cobra, was released less than a year prior to the actor's untimely death at age 31. It is an unusual and contradictory showcase for the actor who is remembered more than any other as the icon of irresistible sexuality in Hollywood silent film.

Beleaguered by wome...

written by Martin Brown, 1884-1936; directed by Joseph Henabery, 1888-1976; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and L. Lawrence Weber, 1872-1940, Ritz-Carlton Pictures, Famous Players-Lasky Corporation and Film Preservation Associates; performed by Rudolph Valentino, 1895-1926, Nita Naldi, 1894-1961 and Casson Ferguson, 1891-1929, Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2000), 1 hour 15 mins,
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Down To The Sea In Ships
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directed by Elmer Clifton, 1890-1949; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and Elmer Clifton, 1890-1949; performed by Clara Bow, 1905-1965, William Walcott, fl. 1913-1923, Raymond McKee, 1892-1884 and Marguerite Courtot, 1897-1986 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1922), 10 mins
A ten-minute sequence from Down to the Sea in Ships (1922) documents an authentic whale hunt from the 1878 wooden ship Wanderer out of New Bedford, Massachusetts. The cameramen risk their lives to capture practices unchanged since Herman Melville immortalized them in Moby Dick. Music by Dennis James.
directed by Elmer Clifton, 1890-1949; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and Elmer Clifton, 1890-1949; performed by Clara Bow, 1905-1965, William Walcott, fl. 1913-1923, Raymond McKee, 1892-1884 and Marguerite Courtot, 1897-1986 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1922), 10 mins
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Joan the Woman
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directed by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; produced by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959 and David Shepard, 1940-2017, Cardinal Film; performed by Geraldine Farrar, 1882-1967, Raymond Hatton, 1887-1971 and Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2001), 2 hours 17 mins,
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Joan the Woman (Cardinal Film Corporation, 1916) was Cecil B. DeMille's first great spectacle. In keeping with theatrical tradition, DeMille sought a more formal and stylized mode of acting from stars Geraldine Farrar and Wallace Reid - a technique he continued in his late historical films. Wilfred Buckland's art...

directed by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959; produced by Cecil B. DeMille, 1881-1959 and David Shepard, 1940-2017, Cardinal Film; performed by Geraldine Farrar, 1882-1967, Raymond Hatton, 1887-1971 and Hobart Bosworth, 1867-1943 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2001), 2 hours 17 mins,
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Lumiere's First Picture Shows
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produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017, Turner Classic Movies and Film Preservation Associates (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 37 mins

"Workers leaving the Lumière Factory", "The Gardener", "Arrival of a train at La Ciot Station" and many more are on display in Lumière's First Picture Shows; a collection of firsts from the filmmakers that started a business of film production, exhibition, and distribution.

The acknowledged birth of film histo...

produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017, Turner Classic Movies and Film Preservation Associates (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 37 mins
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The Matrimaniac
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directed by Paul Powell, 1881-1944; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; performed by Wilbur Higby, 1867-1934, Constance Talmadge, 1888-1973 and Douglas Fairbanks, 1883-1939 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1916), 46 mins
Douglas Fairbanks came from Broadway to the movies in 1915 when high salaries were luring well-known stage actors to the new feature-length pictures. Although most of these performers failed to ‘register’ on camera and returned to New York, Fairbanks quickly became a supernova. His energetic, optimistic charac...
directed by Paul Powell, 1881-1944; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and D. W. Griffith, 1875-1948; performed by Wilbur Higby, 1867-1934, Constance Talmadge, 1888-1973 and Douglas Fairbanks, 1883-1939 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1916), 46 mins
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A Modern Musketeer
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directed by Allan Dwan, 1885-1981; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and Douglas Fairbanks, 1883-1939; performed by Kathleen Kirkham, 1895-1961, Marjorie Daw, 1902-1979 and Douglas Fairbanks, 1883-1939 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1917), 1 hour 9 mins
Douglas Fairbanks came from Broadway to the movies in 1915 when high salaries were luring well-known stage actors to the new feature-length pictures. Although most of these performers failed to ‘register’ on camera and returned to New York, Fairbanks quickly became a supernova. His energetic, optimistic charac...
directed by Allan Dwan, 1885-1981; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and Douglas Fairbanks, 1883-1939; performed by Kathleen Kirkham, 1895-1961, Marjorie Daw, 1902-1979 and Douglas Fairbanks, 1883-1939 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1917), 1 hour 9 mins
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