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The Daughter of Dawn
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directed by Norbert A. Myles, 1887-1966; produced by Richard Banks, VIII, fl. 1920, Texas Film Company; performed by Belo Cozad, fl. 1920, Esther LeBarre, fl. 1920 and Hunting Horse, fl. 1920 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2015), 1 hour 19 mins,
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On October 17, 1920, audience members at the College Theater in Los Angeles were treated to a 'sneak preview' of a new movie — a drama featuring a cast entirely made up of Native Americans. Motion Picture News called it 'an original and breath-taking adventure.' A year later, the film played in Topeka, Kansas to...
directed by Norbert A. Myles, 1887-1966; produced by Richard Banks, VIII, fl. 1920, Texas Film Company; performed by Belo Cozad, fl. 1920, Esther LeBarre, fl. 1920 and Hunting Horse, fl. 1920 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2015), 1 hour 19 mins,
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Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari
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written by David Robinson, fl. 2012, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2013, originally published 2013), 96 page(s)
Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari, with its jagged, stylised sets, evocative shadows and themes of murder, madness and delirium, remains the source and essence of German Expressionist Cinema. Fusing carnival spectacle with the paranoia of the psychological thriller, it centres on the haunting, sexually ambivalent prese...
written by David Robinson, fl. 2012, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2013, originally published 2013), 96 page(s)
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Nosferatu (1922)
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written by Kevin Jackson, 1955-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2013, originally published 2013), 127 page(s)
F. W. Murnau's Nosferatu (1922), the first screen adaptation of Bram Stoker's Dracula, remains a potent and disturbing horror film. One of the outstanding documents of Weimar culture's dark side, the film's prevailing themes of human destructiveness, insanity, and moral and physical pollution had a stinging topica...
written by Kevin Jackson, 1955-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2013, originally published 2013), 127 page(s)
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Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 3, Episode 1, Charlie Chaplin
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produced by 3DD Productions, in Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 3, Episode 1 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2013), 49 mins
Stars Of The Silver Screen, celebrates the lives of those who soared the highest. From Marlon Brando to Elizabeth Taylor, we uncover what drove them and why the world loved them. Each episode focuses on a classic star and their film biography
produced by 3DD Productions, in Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 3, Episode 1 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2013), 49 mins
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The Birth Of The Tramp
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directed by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Marianne Lère, fl. 1994, Arte France and Steamboat Films (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2013), 1 hour 3 mins
This documentary chronicles Chaplin's rise to stardom in concordance with early cinema's growth from fairground attraction into an international industry.
directed by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Marianne Lère, fl. 1994, Arte France and Steamboat Films (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2013), 1 hour 3 mins
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Merian C. Cooper: Reminisces
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produced by Jeffery Masino, fl. 2002-2017 and Taz Morgan, Flicker Alley; interview by Kevin Brownlow, 1938- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2012), 8 mins
The first excerpt reveals details about Cooper's military history as he reads from the memoirs of US Major General Claire L. Chennault. The later excerpts highlight Cooper's early years as a filmmaker and his working relationship with Ernest B. Schoedsack (Monte).
produced by Jeffery Masino, fl. 2002-2017 and Taz Morgan, Flicker Alley; interview by Kevin Brownlow, 1938- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2012), 8 mins
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The Collegians: Flying High
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directed by Ben Holmes, 1890-1943; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr., 1908-1979; performed by Eddie Phillips, 1899-1965, Dorothy Gulliver, 1908-1997 and George J. Lewis, 1903-1995 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2011), 37 mins
This episode, from the fourth year of the series of 44 two-reel films called 'The Collegians,' is a 'part-talkie,' which combines both talking scenes and silent scenes with plot cards. This episode, a comedy directed by Ben Holmes, features George J. Lewis and Eddie Phillips as two students in a flying contest.
directed by Ben Holmes, 1890-1943; produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr., 1908-1979; performed by Eddie Phillips, 1899-1965, Dorothy Gulliver, 1908-1997 and George J. Lewis, 1903-1995 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2011), 37 mins
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Big Stakes
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directed by Clifford S. Elfelt, 1892-1975; produced by Franklyn E. Backer, 1877-1949, Metropolitan Pictures Corporation of California; performed by J. B. Warner, 1895-1924, Elinor Fair, 1903-1957 and R. Henry Grey, 1891-1934 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2009), 1 hour 7 mins
BIG STAKES is an entertaining, exciting, hilarious – and yes, strange – addition to cinema history and Latino studies. What else can you call a film that involves a lovely señorita, a hell-bent buckaroo, a dangerous Mexican captain, a poisonous Gila monster, the KKK … and everybody’s fate, the big stakes,...
directed by Clifford S. Elfelt, 1892-1975; produced by Franklyn E. Backer, 1877-1949, Metropolitan Pictures Corporation of California; performed by J. B. Warner, 1895-1924, Elinor Fair, 1903-1957 and R. Henry Grey, 1891-1934 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2009), 1 hour 7 mins
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Miss Mend: A Whirlwind Vision Of An Imagined America
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produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and Jeffery Masino, fl. 2002-2017 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2009), 22 mins
A documentary by David Shepard and Jeffery Masino exploring the creative forces and cultural influences behind Miss Mend, an action-packed adventure serial in three feature-length episodes that was produced in Russia in 1926. Film historians Ana Olenina and Maxim Pozdorovkinv wrote and edited the documentary.
produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 and Jeffery Masino, fl. 2002-2017 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2009), 22 mins
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Miss Mend: The Music Behind Miss Mend: The Invisible Orchestra
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produced by Jeffery Masino, fl. 2002-2017 and David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Robert Israel, 1963- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2009), 13 mins
This documentary, produced by by David Shepard and Jeffery Masino and narrated by the composer Robert Israel, features actual recording sessions for Miss Mend, an action-packed adventure serial in three feature-length episodes that was produced in Russia in 1926.
produced by Jeffery Masino, fl. 2002-2017 and David Shepard, 1940-2017; performed by Robert Israel, 1963- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2009), 13 mins
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