• Blu-ray/DVD Release: Flicker Alley’s Early Women Filmmakers: An International Anthology

    Just released: Early Women Filmmakers: An International Anthology From Flicker Alley’s website: “More women worked in film during its first two decades than at any time since. Unfortunately, many early women filmmakers have been largely written out of film history, their contributions undervalued. This necessary and timely collection highlights the work of 14 of early cinema’s most »

  • Film Festival: The 22nd San Francisco Silent Film Festival, June 1-4, 2017

      The 22nd San Francisco Silent Film Festival will be taking place on June 1-4, 2017!  The line-up includes two films directed by early women directors:  Lois Weber’s The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916) and Dorothy Arzner’s Get Your Man (1927).  From the SFSFF website: Twenty-two years! SFSFF is thrilled to continue presenting indelible live cinema events »