Silent Film made on the playa in 1926

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Silent Film made on the playa in 1926

Postby amaral » Tue Mar 19, 2013 5:07 pm

NILES ESSANAY SILENT FILM MUSEUM
37417 Niles Blvd.
Fremont, CA
510-494-1411
http://www.nilesfilmmuseum.org/

Saturday March 30, 7:30PM, doors open 7PM, Frederick Hodges on piano, $5
THE WINNING OF BARBARA WORTH (1926, Goldwyn) Ronald Colman and Vilma Banky star in this western epic of an engineering project to bring water to the desert, featuring outstanding cinematography by George Barnes and Greg Toland, but also notable as the breakthrough film for Gary Cooper.

Article about the making of the film:
http://www.silentsaregolden.com/article ... ingof.html
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Re: Silent Film made on the playa in 1926

Postby Eric » Tue Mar 19, 2013 9:24 pm

Moved to Open Discussion.


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Re: Silent Film made on the playa in 1926

Postby maryanimal » Tue Mar 19, 2013 10:18 pm

I've been watching some clips of the film. There's a good shot of the playa at about 6:03.

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Re: Silent Film made on the playa in 1926

Postby amaral » Wed Mar 20, 2013 12:02 am

Thanks so much for posting, Mary. I will use it in further promotions.
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Re: Silent Film made on the playa in 1926

Postby Nipple » Wed Mar 20, 2013 10:22 am

Oddly, my ladyfriend is working on a silent movie helmet.

I suggested sepia coloring. OBVIOUSLY INFERIOR TO BLUE.
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