Webster University Film Series Presents Wild & Weird Short Films with the Alloy Orchestra
October 4, 2011
What: A presentation of rarely seen, silent, screen delights with live musical accompaniment by the great Alloy Orchestra.
Dreams of a Rarebit Fiend (Edwin S. Porter, 1906)
Red Spectre (Ferdinand Zecca and Segundo de Chomon, 1907)
Acrobatic Fly (F. Percy Smith, 1908)
The Thieving Hand (Unknown, 1908)
Princess Nicotine, or the Smoke Fairy (Unknown, 1909)
Artheme Swallows His Clarinet (Unknown, 1912)
The Cameraman's Revenge (Wladyslaw Starewicz, 1912)
Dream of a Rarebit Fiend: The Pet (Winsor McCay. 1921)
Filmstudie (Hans Richter, 1926)
Life and Death of 9413 a Hollywood Extra (Slavko Vorkapich, Robert Florey and Gregg Toland, 1927)
For more information please visit the Film Series website.
When: Friday, October 7 at 9:00PM
Where: Webster University, Winifred Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood, Webster Groves, MO 63119
Cost: $6 for the general public, $5 for seniors (60 +), students from other schools and Webster alumni, and $4 for Webster University staff and faculty.
The Webster University Film Series receives funding from the Regional Arts Commission and the Missouri Arts Council - a state agency.
With its home campus in St. Louis, Webster University is the only Tier 1, private, non-profit U.S.-based University providing a network of international residential campuses. Founded in 1915, Webster University’s campus network today includes metropolitan, military and corporate locations around the world, as well as traditional campuses in Asia, Europe and North America. The university is committed to delivering high-quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence.