[The Stars who made the cinema]

United Kingdom, 1952

Film
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A series of vignettes from silent films with musical background made for the opening of the National Film Theatre, London, featuring the stars of many silent films in famous excerpts. Includes Rudolph Valentino with Vilma Banky in “The Black Eagle”, Conrad Veidt, Buster Keaton in “The General”, Charlie Chaplin in the “Pawnshop”, Lilian Gish in “Hearts of the World”, Mary Pickford, Harry Langdon and many others.

Credits

production company

British Film Institute

Language

English

Duration

00:28:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28886

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Excerpts

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - History

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Plots, themes, etc

Silent films

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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