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FNC 2016: SUNRISE Cine-Concert

Sandro Forte for Cinetalk.net


There is a presentation of F.W Murnau’s American silent classic (winner of 3 well deserved Oscars) SUNRISE with live accompaniment at FNC this today. 145 more words

Classic And Art-House

“Well of course we talk. Don’t everybody?” – Theoretical Criticisms of Early Sound Cinema

This was originally written for a Film and TV History course at The University of Queensland in Semester 2, 2016

What makes a film a film? 2,251 more words


Event Assistant, Hushup Events, Hong Kong

Event Assistant for Hushup Events, Hong Kong based Experiential Events Marketing Agency. 


  • Assisted in the running of two Silent Cinema events at The Hong Kong Classic, a 3 day vintage festival.
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Happy Birthday, Upton Sinclair!/The Jungle (1914)

Upton Sinclair was born on 20 September 1878. Let’s celebrate his birthday by enjoying this poster from the 1914 film adaptation of his great novel, … 7 more words


Silent Studies in the Kino - According to Tara

For a long time I thought I didn’t like silent cinema. It’s easy to be prejudiced against an era or a genre of film when your first encounter had you looking through the wrong keyhole. 724 more words


Part 3: Learning to Read Because of Silent Cinema

Children learn to read for different reasons. My reason might have made sense to children a hundred years ago but today it can easily be seen as archaic. 439 more words

High Treason: Looking forward to 1940 or reaching back to the Great War?

With our upcoming screening of High Treason at the Curzon in Clevedon on September 10th, we felt it necessary to get some words up on the website about this spectacular film. 2,205 more words