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Old Movie of the Week: Humorous Phases of Funny Faces (1906)

So my post earlier this week has gotten me all nostalgic and what not. It got me thinking about animated movies which then got me thinking about the first animated movies. 125 more words


Comedians of film - Ford Sterling

Ford Sterling was one of the earlier greats in the silent era of film and talkies.  He worked at Keystone, one of the ‘Big 4′ he was the original chief of the Keystone Cops.  25 more words

Film History

Birth of Cinema - Lumiere Brothers

How can I have a film blog, and not mention the birth of the moving pictures? The creation of a product that I am so passionate about? 363 more words

The Filmy Keeda Writes

Seminal Cinema Outfit 2015 - Read: Letter from the Editor

Welcome back, friends and film-lovers.

Seminal Cinema Outfit has (finally!) returned for another year and with a renewed dedication to presenting the best foreign, classic, and rare film, available online. 221 more words

Seminal Cinema Outfit

The Great Train Robbery (1979)

Based on his fictionalized account of the first robbery from a moving train, Michael Crichton’s The Great Train Robbery feels as if it should be better than it is.  475 more words


a soft self portrait of salvador dali

So yes, the blog is going through a bit of a film theme at the moment.

So for this post I have found two short (ish) clips from the film… 185 more words

Artists And Artworks

Review of Brian Hochman, Savage Preservation

The Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester, NY has introduced the newest issue of Afterimage: The Journal of Media Arts and Cultural Criticism (Vol. 42, no. 5), which includes an abbreviated review of mine on… 16 more words

Race And Racism