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Silent Film Screening: Varieté (1925)
Date Sunday June 09
Time 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
708 Gilman St. @ The Tannery
All Ages - Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking - Donations Accepted
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorGerald Santana
Varieté (1925)
"Boss", a former trapeze artist, and his wife own a cheap side-show that displays ''erotic sensations''. But he longs for his former glamorous life in the circus. When he meets the orphan Berta-Marie, he falls under her spell and leaves his wife and young son behind.

The trapeze scenes are set in the Berlin Wintergarten theatre. The camera swings from long shot to close-up, like the acrobats.

Director: Ewald André Dupont
Writers: Felix Hollaender (novel), Ewald André Dupont (scenario)
Stars: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Lya De Putti

8mm/B&W/Silent/Musical Accompaniment/60 min.
Added to the calendar on Tuesday May 21st, 2013 1:42 PM
§Movie Poster
by Gerald Santana Sunday Jun 2nd, 2013 10:36 AM
Silent film feature is preceded by trailers and a short subject! Free organic coffee and popcorn. Seating is limited.