A conversation with David Shepard and the 2016 recipient of The Denver Silent Film Festival Career Achievement Award…

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2016 - Tol'able David

Tol’able David

Sunday May 01, 3:30 pm

In this rural fantasy, David (Richard Barthlemess) is no longer a boy but not yet an adult – he’s just “tol’able”…

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2016 - The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

Sunday May 01, 8:00 pm

This is the original of the now-famous story of perverse, obsessional love deep within the Paris opera, and it features Lon Chaney…

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2016 - Ben Hur: A tale of the Christ

Ben Hur: A Tale of the Christ

Friday Apr 29, 7:00 pm

Ben-Hur is a genuine film epic, with big sets, literally hundreds…

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2016 - His Wooden Wedding

A program of short comedies by Hal Roach

Saturday Apr 30, 6:00 pm

Comedies by Hal Roach…

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2016 Denver Silent Film Festival Poster

January 15, 2016

We hope that you like the 2016 Denver Silent Film Festival poster, designed by Denver artist Joan MacDonald. Many thanks to Joan for this year’s great graphics!


2016 Festival Announcement

November 9, 2015

Great news! We are happy to announce the dates for this years Denver Silent Film Festival. We are also excited to share a new home for the festival as well. Save the dates on your calendars! 2016 Denver Silent Film Festival April 29 – May 1 Alamo Drafthouse, Denver Programs and films to be announced […]