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by Toshishiro
Sun Mar 11, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet comedy
Replies: 3
Views: 1452

Re: Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet com

I have identified one more movie demonstrated in saloon. A couple on boat is from Russian "The King of Paris" (1917) by Yevgeniy Bauer: https://youtu.be/X3EomMp5uOE&t=1514 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3EomMp5uOE These characters are mother and son, by the way. The film was not officially demonstr...
by Toshishiro
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet comedy
Replies: 3
Views: 1452

Re: Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet com

Apparently, you’re not the only one wondering. Or is that you too? No, that's not me, but in fact I was inspired by that question ) Right you are, silent trash is really modern. I wrote the director of this Soviet comedy, and she told me, that thay have specially filmed it in silent style. But she ...
by Toshishiro
Thu Sep 14, 2017 12:51 am
Forum: Talking About Silents
Topic: Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet comedy
Replies: 3
Views: 1452

Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet comedy

I'll try to repost my question from Image Gallery here. There is a Soviet comedy - ironic western "A Man from the Boulevard des Capucines", filmed in 1987. It tells the story about power of art, when the life of people in typical Wild West town in the beginning of XX century is changed twice by new ...
by Toshishiro
Mon May 15, 2017 4:49 am
Forum: Image Gallery
Topic: Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet comedy
Replies: 0
Views: 1432

Identifying several silent shorts featured in Soviet comedy

There is a Soviet comedy - ironic western "A Man from the Boulevard des Capucines", filmed in 1987. It tells the story about power of art, when the life of people in typical Wild West town in the beginning of XX century is changed twice by new greatest invention - cinematograph. So, cinema pioneers ...
by Toshishiro
Mon May 15, 2017 4:30 am
Forum: Image Gallery
Topic: A few I.D. Requests.....
Replies: 8
Views: 3682

Re: A few I.D. Requests.....

Don't know what is "AM-38-12", but actress on photo is Varvara Myasnikova as Anka in famous Soviet movie "Chapayev" (1934)
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