Silent Movies

Silent Movies

"Our invention can be exploited for a certain time as a scientific curiosity, but apart from that, it has no commercial future whatsoever."
- Auguste Lumière, early film maker who, with his brother Louis, organized the first public performance of motion pictures in December 1895


Screenings of Silent Movies Have you ever been frustrated over the lack of places showing silent films? If so, then this page of Silent Film Screenings is for you.
Silent Star of the Month Silent Star of the Month. Each month featuring a star from the silent era. April's star is not a person at all! It is the cartoon character, Felix the Cat.
Silent Film Resources Silent film interest groups and related resources.
Films of the Silent Era
Stars/Film Makers of the Silent Era - heaps of links to pages featuring silent stars.
Music in Silent Films
The Loss and Preservation of Silent Films
Heaps of silent film related links
Color in silent films - Coming soon!

In Silent Movie (1976), the only word spoken is "No!", which is said by Marcel Marceau.

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Awards this site has received.

The first ever Silent Movies page on the web.


Glen Pringle / pringle@yoyo.its.monash.edu.au
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