SHOES and DUMB GIRL OF PORTICI coming in November!

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SHOES and DUMB GIRL OF PORTICI coming in November!

Unread post by milefilms » Tue Aug 23, 2016 5:21 pm

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Milestone is proud to announce the restoration and release of two masterpieces by silent film director Lois Weber
on the occasion of their 100th anniversary!
See http://www.loisweber.net

Extraordinary early feminist films feature
beautiful silent star Mary MacLaren
and prima ballerina Anna Pavlova!

Shoes
&
The Dumb Girl of Portici


“Lois Weber was the most successful of all the women directors in the first quarter of the 20th century and, at the time, was placed alongside the likes of D.W. Griffith and Cecil B. DeMille as the major innovative forces in filmmaking.”
— Cari Beauchamp, IndieWire
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Re: SHOES and DUMB GIRL OF PORTICI coming in November!

Unread post by Danny Burk » Tue Aug 23, 2016 9:08 pm

Great - looking forward to them!

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Re: SHOES and DUMB GIRL OF PORTICI coming in November!

Unread post by AbZeroNow » Thu Dec 15, 2016 2:47 pm

NYC premiere of the restoration of Dumb Girl of Portici (1916) is tomorrow at Anthology Film Archives:
http://anthologyfilmarchives.org/film_s ... wing-46664

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