2015-The Thief of Bagdad

The Thief of Bagdad

Friday Apr 24, 7:30 pm

At the Newton Center on April 24th, 2015 The Thief of Bagdad! 

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2015-The Big Parade

The Big Parade

Sunday Apr 26, 8:00 pm

The Big Parade revolves around a wealthy American soldier and a young French woman.

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2015-The Birth of a Nation

The Birth of a Nation

Sunday Apr 26, 1:00 pm

The Birth of a Nation is both a monument of cinema and an essential element of American history.

photo by: Production Still

Two films will be shown: Berlin, Symphony of a Great City and Menilmontant.

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2015 Bed and Sofa

Bed and Sofa

Saturday Apr 25, 7:30 pm

Bed and Sofa is the story of a love triangle between…

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Love Among The Ruins screening to Benefit the DSFF

February 20, 2015

Love Among the Ruins (Amore tra le rovine) is a spoof about the miraculous discovery and restoration of a long lost Italian silent film.  It is written and directed by Massimo Ali Mohammad, an Italian filmmaker who lives and works in Ferrara.  The film is produced by Meyerhar Productions of Seattle. The April 23rd screening is […]

2015 Denver Silent Film Festival Poster

February 15, 2015

We hope that you like the 2015 Denver Silent Film Festival poster, designed by Denver artist Joan McDonald. Many thanks to Joan for this year’s great graphics!

Join us for a great film and a good cause!

February 1, 2015

Spend the evening with Film Critic Howie Movshovitz, Archivist René Payne and this extraordinary lost film by Edward S. Curtis

When: March 19, 2015 Doors open at 6:30, film starts promptly at 7:15
Where: Ricketson Auditorium, Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Price: $20 includes a drink ticket and snacks before the show

Apr24Friday7:30 pm

The Thief of Bagdad

at Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall,University of Denver

Denver-born and raised Douglas Fairbanks most exuberant film…

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Apr25Saturday12:00 pm

A Conversation with Richie Meyer

at Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall,University of Denver

A conversation with this year’s DSFF career achievement honoree Richie Meyer…

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Apr25Saturday1:30 pm

Short films by D.W. Griffith

at Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall,University of Denver

Griffith is commonly celebrated as the guy who first figured out film editing…

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Apr25Saturday4:00 pm

Berlin, Symphony of a Great City and Menilmontant

at Davis Auditorium, Sturm Hall,University of Denver

DSFF pairs Menilmontant with Berlin, Symphony of a Great City because both at times celebrate the pace, the excitement and the poetry of cities…

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