Looking for Mabel Normand

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SILENTS PLEASE

 

2012 FILM FESTIVAL

Australia's Silent Film Festival 

 http://www.ozsilentfilmfestival.com.au/index.asp?IntCatId=14

Held in Sydney, Australia across September-November.

 

 

Bristol Silents

http://www.bristolsilents.org.uk/

This UK group has regular screenings, plus a yearly Slapstick festival.

 

British Silent Film Festival

 http://www.britishsilents.co.uk/silent/

Taking place at the Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge, 19-22 April 2012.

 

Broncho Billy Silent Film Festival

 http://www.nilesfilmmuseum.org/

In the Niles District of Fremont, CA held June 29, 30 & July 1st

(100th Anniversary of Essanay arrival – 4 months of celebrating)

 

 

Capitolfest

 http://www.romecapitol.com/capitolfest.html

Held on August 10, 11, & 12 in Rome, NY:

 

Cinecon

 http://www.cinecon.org/

Held every Labor Day Weekend in Hollywood, CA. 

They specialize in very rare silent and early sound films.

 

Cinefest

http://www.syracusecinefest.com/

Held every March in Syracuse, NY.

 

 

Cinema Ritrovato

 http://www.cinetecadibologna.it/cinemaritrovato2012

In Bologna, Italy:  from June 23 to Saturday June 30

(da sabato 23 a sabato 30 giugno 2012 Il festival

del grande cinema da riscoprire,

l'evento più rappresentativo della Cineteca

 

Cinestation

http://www.cinephiles.org/

Held every September in Michigan.

 


 

Cinevent Classic Film Convention

http://www.cinevent.com/

Held every May in Columbus, OH.


Twelfth International Domitor Conference 

 http://www.domitor.org/conf/conf-2012.html

June 18 -22 at   University of Brighton, <논ŝ>Brighton, UK

Thursday, June 21, 2012, Vicki Callahan “Simulation Platforms for Writing Film History: A Scalar Presentation on Mabel Normand and Cinematic Performance

 

 Festival du film muet,

 http://www.barnabe.ch/v1/description.php?id_spectacle=134&date_debut=20110324&date=20110328

 Held in Servion, Switzerland, March 29 -  April 1 2012.

FALKIRK Hippodrome Festival of Silent Cinema

http://www.falkirk.gov.uk/services/trust/arts/venues/hippodrome/

silent_film/silent_film.aspx

March 16-18 2012 . Scotland

 

Festival d’Anères 

 http://www.festival-aneres.fr/FestivalAneres.php?Menu=1

May 23-27, 2012 held in Hautes-Pyrénées, France.

 

Kansas Silent Film Festival

 http://www.kssilentfilmfest.org/

Free festival held every February in Topeka, KS.

 

Pordenone Silent Film Festival

 http://joobili.com/pordenone_silent_film_festival__pordenone_14053/

Giant silents-only film festival held every October in Sacile, Italy.

 

San Francisco Silent Film Festival

 http://www.silentfilm.org/

Held one weekend in July in San Francisco, CA.

 

 

Toronto Film Society

 http://www.interlog.com/~tfs/home.htm

The Toronto Film Society has regularly scheduled shows in Toronto, ON,

Canada, plus a yearly trip to the George Eastman House Archive.

 

 

 

This research is from my friend, Bruce CalvertPlease visit his wonderful “The Silent Film Still Archive".  I have found his Still Code index a great tool and there is so much more that he has to share with us. http://silentfilmstillarchive.com/index.html

The "Bioscope" site is administered and written by

Luke McKernan list of all the forthcoming silent film

 festivals at : http://bioscopic.wordpress.com/festivals/