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Silent Film Morning

I walked outside and everything was grey and white.

It was neither dark nor bright outside,

but somewhere in-between.

Silver sky reflected in white snow- 102 more words


"Helena. Der Untergang Trojas" (1924)

Silent Movie
Directed by: Manfred Noa
Run Time: 219 minutes (Der Raub der Helena is 100 minutes and Die Zerst├Ârung Trojas is 119 minutes)
Starring: Edy Darclea (Helen), Vladimir Gajdarov (Paris), Albert Steinr├╝ck (Priam) 1,305 more words

Trojan War

My Life In Film

The course of my life can be plotted in any number of ways: educational stages, jobs, friendships, family celebrations and so on. Today someone made me think about films and how the can pinpoint certain moments in one’s life. 1,765 more words


Daily Projections, 12-19-2018: The Dumb Girl of Portici

Title: The Dumb Girl of Portici
Director: Lois Weber
Country of Origin: USA
Year: 1916
Screening format: Blu-ray
Setting: Home
First viewing? Yes

Lois Weber was a force in her time, cranking out landmark films at quite a clip for several years, though her fame has, unfortunately, waned over time. 198 more words

Daily Projections

TFTMM on... Running Wild (1927)

And here we are, ready to dig into the W.C Fields silent comedy, Running Wild, from 1927.

In this movie, W.C Fields is Elmer Finch, a very timid man, scared of almost everybody. 658 more words