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Unseen Cinema: Early American Avant-Garde Film 1893-1941

Thursday, March 4 (First Program)
The Devil's Plaything: Fantastic Myths and Fairy Tales

Film list credits:

Jack and the Beanstalk (1902)
Edison Manufacturing: Edwin S. Porter, 35mm, bw, sil, 614ft, 9.09m, 18fps

The Love of Zero (1928)
Robert Florey, [William Cameron Menzies, Edward Fitzgerald], 35mm, bw, sil, 1106ft, 14.75m, 20fps

Beggar on Horseback [Wedding dream fantasy] (1925)
Paramount: James Cruze, 35mm, bw, sil, 545ft, 7.27m, 20fps

The Tell-Tale Heart (1928)
Charles Klein, [Leon Shamroy], 35mm, bw, sil, 1811ft, 24.15m, 20fps

The Hearts of Age (1934)
William Vance, Orson Welles, 16mm, bw, sil, 222ft, 8.22m, 18fps

Pie in the Sky (1935)
Nykino: Ralph Steiner, Irving Lerner, Elia Kazan, Russell Collins, Molly Day Thatcher, Elman Koolish, 16mm, bw, sil, 585ft, 21.67m, 18fps



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