Silent Movie Mondays: Comedy Shorts (1913 - 1922)
Monday, July 31, 2023
Doors at 6:00 pm
Show at 7:00 pm
General Admission Seating
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STG Presents Silent Movie Mondays: Comedy Shorts (1913 - 1922) at the Paramount Monday, July 31, 2023.
Mabel Normand and her pets star in A Little Hero (1913) produced by Keystone and directed by Mack Sennett.
Mabel’s canary bird, pet dog and cat get into all kinds of mischief.
Child star Baby Peggy and her dog Brownie perform in Circus Clowns (1922) directed by Fred Hibbard.
A kidnapped tot ends up entertaining a crowd as an animal trainer and bareback rider at the circus.
Buster Keaton stars in The Scarecrow (1920) who co-writes and co-directs with Edward F. Cline.
Buster plays a farmhand in hilarious antics with automation and rural life including a madcap chase from Luke the dog.
Charlie Chaplin stars in, writes, directs and produces A Dog’s Life (1918) for First National Films.
Chaplin co-stars as The Tramp with “Scraps" the dog as he pursues a better life with dance hall performer Edna Purviance.
Pre-film introduction and CineClub post-film discussion with Silent Movie Mondays curator, Vicky Lee. Music by Tyler Pattison on the Mighty Wurlitzer and Foley Sound by Paul Hansen.
Total running time: 72.40 mins
ASL Interpretation provided