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Why We Need to Keep Searching for Lost Silent Films

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Why We Need to Keep Searching for Lost Silent Films

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Post by blueboybob » January 10th, 2019, 5:15 pm

This is a great read. Wanted to share

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/ ... 180971196/

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Post by maxwelldeux » January 10th, 2019, 10:53 pm

Oh I'm glad you did - I read that yesterday and thought it was fascinating.

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Post by burneyfan » January 11th, 2019, 3:51 am

It just makes me want to go to this: http://www.giornatedelcinemamuto.it/en/

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Post by Fergenaprido » January 11th, 2019, 5:33 am

burneyfan wrote:
January 11th, 2019, 3:51 am
It just makes me want to go to this: http://www.giornatedelcinemamuto.it/en/
Which film is that shot from?

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Post by monclivie » January 11th, 2019, 6:32 am

Fergenaprido wrote:
January 11th, 2019, 5:33 am
burneyfan wrote:
January 11th, 2019, 3:51 am
It just makes me want to go to this: http://www.giornatedelcinemamuto.it/en/
Which film is that shot from?
Wings (1927)

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Post by Fergenaprido » January 11th, 2019, 9:23 am

Ah, thanks. Prioritizing that film in my watchlist now!

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Post by Lilarcor » January 11th, 2019, 11:57 am

burneyfan wrote:
January 11th, 2019, 3:51 am
It just makes me want to go to this: http://www.giornatedelcinemamuto.it/en/
I was there in 2016 and 2017, highly, highly recommended, best festival I have ever been to. Only downside is the price of getting there, getting to Venice (or Rome) is not cheap almost no matter where you are from!

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