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San Francisco Silent Film Festival’s annual holiday program, A DAY OF SILENTS, is coming to the Castro Theatre on Saturday, December 1. One glorious full day of live cinema (six programs!) at San Francisco’s landmark movie palace Castro Theatre. Beautiful images from the silent era set to live musical accompaniment—you won’t want to miss it! »
A round-up of our newest profiles: Fall 2018 Travelogue filmmaker and anthropologist Kathleen Romoli (Colombia) by Isabel Arredondo Director, producer, and screenwriter Louise Kolm-Fleck (Austria, Germany, China) by Claudia Walkensteiner-Preschl Director, actress, producer, and screenwriter Francesca Bertini (Italy) by Monica Dall’Asta Chief accountant, office manager, and production secretary Aili Kari (Finland) by Hannu Salmi Producer, »
WFPP contributors Victoria Duckett (Deakin University) and Vito Adriaensens (Columbia University | University of Antwerp) are happy to announce the publication of a special issue on The Actress-Manager and Early Film in the journal Nineteenth Century Theatre and Film (Vol. 45, no. 1, 2018). In this issue, they explore how female entrepreneurial engagement in »
Trailer for the recent restoration of Shoes (Lois Weber, 1916) by the EYE Film Institute.
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Jane Gaines, Radha Vatsal, and Monica Dall’Asta, eds. Women Film Pioneers Project. Center for Digital Research and Scholarship. New York, NY: Columbia University Libraries, 2013.