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Buster Keaton - The art of the gag [8:34]

Buster Keaton – The Art of the Gag, put together by Tony Szhou offers insight into the innovative and creative approaches used by Buster Keaton to effectively communicate the  stories of his films. 58 more words


Hippfest 2017: the Silent London Podcast

Thank you to the Hippodrome Silent Film Festival for another great week/end of music and movies in a very warm and sunny Bo’ness. I was there from Wednesday to Saturday and here’s my podcast report from the event, now in its seventh year. 204 more words

Silent Film

Review: City Lights (1931)

Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

  • Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
  • Metacritic: N/A
  • IMDb: 8.6

One of the poster-children of classic silent cinema, Charlie Chaplin’s City Lights  597 more words

Charlie Chaplin

GIFs of Buster Keaton's Courageous Stunts in Silent Cinema

This weekend kicked off a new series at cinema haven Metrograph, featuring the film works of silent star Buster Keaton. “Real craftsmanship doesn’t age and nowhere is this truer than in the films of Buster Keaton, where every pratfall is a marvel of precision engineering made to endure for generations,” writes the movie house. 98 more words


Die Kleine Mutter

Pam’s Pictorama Photo Post: This card turned up in my searching because Mary and her kid compatriots are dressing poor long-suffering kitty in this checked cloth regalia. 495 more words