Silent Film

Silent Lives: 100 Biographies of the Silent Film Era  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 17, 2016
Silent Lives: 100 Biographies of the Silent Film Era

Lon Davis, "Silent Lives: 100 Biographies of the Silent Film Era"
2014 | ASIN: B00HPLRKPK | 454 pages | EPUB | 15 MB

Play On! Shakespeare In Silent Film (2016)  Video

Posted by RSU75 at Sept. 24, 2016
Play On! Shakespeare In Silent Film (2016)

Play On! Shakespeare In Silent Film (2016)
DVD Video | 1hr 00mn | PAL 4:3 | 720x576 | 7.91 Gb
English: Dolby AC3, 2 ch
Subtitles: English (intertitles)
Genre: Documentary

Over 300 Shakespeare films from all over the world were produced during the silent era, most of which are now lost. This compilation from the BFI National Film and Television Archive showcases some of the very best material that survives.

Play On! Shakespeare in Silent Film (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 7, 2016
Play On! Shakespeare in Silent Film (2016)

Play On! Shakespeare in Silent Film (2016)
BDRip | MKV | 720x548 | [email protected] Kbps | English [email protected] Kbps | 2 channels | 1h 3mn | 1.01 GiB
BluRay 720p | MKV | 944x720 | [email protected] Kbps | English [email protected] Kbps | 2 channels | 1h 3mn | 2.65 GiB
Genre: Documentary

From King John in 1899, film adaptations of Shakespeare's plays proved popular with early filmmakers and audiences. By the end of the silent era, around 300 films had been produced. This feature-length celebration draws together a delightful selection of thrilling, dramatic, iconic and humorous scenes from two dozen different titles, many of which have been unseen for decades.

Paula Marantz Cohen - Silent Film and the Triumph of the American Myth [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rotten comics at May 21, 2016
Paula Marantz Cohen - Silent Film and the Triumph of the American Myth [Repost]

Paula Marantz Cohen - Silent Film and the Triumph of the American Myth
2001 | ISBN: 0195140931, 019514094X | English | 234 pages | PDF | 16.4 MB

Silent Film and U.S. Naturalist Literature: Time, Narrative, and Modernity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at May 20, 2016
Silent Film and U.S. Naturalist Literature: Time, Narrative, and Modernity

Katherine Fusco, "Silent Film and U.S. Naturalist Literature: Time, Narrative, and Modernity"
2016 | ISBN-10: 1138183482 | 222 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Babel and Babylon: Spectatorship in American Silent Film (repost)

Babel and Babylon: Spectatorship in American Silent Film by Miriam Hansen
English | May 30, 1991 | ISBN: 0674058305 | 390 Pages | PDF | 18 MB

Although cinema was invented in the mid-1890s, it was a decade more before the concept of a "film spectator" emerged. As the cinema began to separate itself from the commercial entertainments in whose context films initially had been shown–vaudeville, dime museums, fairgrounds–a particular concept of its spectator was developed on the level of film style, as a means of predicting the reception of films on a mass scale.

John Gilbert: The Last of the Silent Film Stars  

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 4, 2015
John Gilbert: The Last of the Silent Film Stars

John Gilbert: The Last of the Silent Film Stars (Screen Classics) by Eve Golden
2013 | ISBN: 0813141621 | English | 384 pages | PDF | 31 MB
Silent Players: A Biographical and Autobiographical Study of 100 Silent Film Actors and Actresses

Anthony Slide, "Silent Players: A Biographical and Autobiographical Study of 100 Silent Film Actors and Actresses"
English | ISBN: 081312249X | 2002 | 460 pages | PDF | 27 MB
The Tiger's Coat – Silent Film by Roy Clements with Tina Modotti (1920) (DVD)

The Tiger's Coat – Silent Film by Roy Clements with Tina Modotti (1920)
VIDEO_TS Folder = 3.2 GB | No Scans | RAR
PAL 4:3, MPEG2 720 x 576 px | Dolby Stereo 48 kHz/384 kBit | German subtitles | 46 min.

The soundtrack has been written specially for this DVD edition by Dutch Jazz pianist Jasper van't Hof. If you thought you knew all about Jasper van't Hof, here's some more. But where to start with all the stories connected to this film? …
Babel and Babylon: Spectatorship in American Silent Film (Repost)

Babel and Babylon: Spectatorship in American Silent Film By Miriam Hansen
1991 | 390 Pages | ISBN: 0674058305 , 0674058313 | PDF | 18 MB