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Tillie’s Punctured Romance (1914)

US 82m, B&W, Silent Director: Mack Sennett; Cast: Marie Dressler, Mabel Normand, Charlie Chaplin, Mack Swain, Charles Bennett, Chester Conklin, Charley Chase Featuring a who’s who of silent comedy stars, … Continue reading

04/27/2017 · Leave a comment

Notfilm (2015)

US 130m, B&W Director: Ross Lipman; Cast: Ross Lipman, Kevin Brownlow, S.E. Gontarski, James Karen, Leonard Maltin, Barney Rosset, Haskell Wexler, Billie Whitelaw Much more than a documentary, Notfilm is … Continue reading

04/26/2017 · Leave a comment

Film (1965)

US 24m, B&W, Silent Director: Alan Schneider; Cast: Buster Keaton A bizarre short experimental film penned by author Samuel Beckett, Film is based on his interest of  philosopher George Berkeley’s … Continue reading

04/25/2017 · Leave a comment

Easy Street (1917)

US 19m, B&W, Silent Director: Charlie Chaplin; Cast: Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Albert Austin, Lloyd Bacon As one of his best comedic shorts, Chaplin somehow finds humor in … Continue reading

04/25/2017 · Leave a comment

Os Lobos (1923)

Portugal 80m, B&W, Silent Director: Rino Lupo; Cast: José Soveral, Branca De Oliveira, Joaquim Almada, Sarah Cunha, Joaquim Avelar, Eduardo Rios This is the story of Ruivo, a sailor released … Continue reading

04/24/2017 · Leave a comment

Le Voyage Extraordinaire (2011)

France 80m, Colour; B&W Director: Serge Bromberg, Eric Lange: Cast: Costa-Gavras, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Michel Gondry Michel, Michel Hazanavicius, Nicolas Ricordel, Eric Lange, Tom Burton The Extraordinary Voyage is an engaging … Continue reading

04/23/2017 · Leave a comment

The Babadook (2014)

Australia/Canada/US Director: Jennifer Kent; Cast: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall, Hayley McElhinney, Barbara West, Ben Winspear A truly frightening psychological horror film, The Babadook relies on the audience’s imagination … Continue reading

04/21/2017 · Leave a comment