NILES ESSANAY SILENT FILM MUSEUM
Saturday, October 28 7:30 PM
Suggested member donation $5, not yet member $7
Jon Mirsalis (Kurzweil keyboard)
THE STUDENT OF PRAGUE (1926, Sokal-Film GmbH) Conrad Veidt plays a student who makes a Faustian bargain with the mysterious Scapinelli (Werner Krauss) so he can woo a beautiful woman.Henrik Galeen, the director, wrote the screenplays for Nosferatu (1922) and Waxworks (1924).
Preceded by shorts:
THE FORTUNE TELLER (1923, Out of the Inkwell) Koko
THE RED SPECTRE (1907, Pathe, hand colored)
BEWITCHED MATCHES (1913, Éclair American)
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