The First: Six Silent Shorts by Alice Guy-Blache (1902-1912)

sat30jul1:00 pmsat2:00 pm1:00 pm - 2:00 pm The First: Six Silent Shorts by Alice Guy-Blache (1902-1912)Directing Women

Event Details

Featuring: Les Chiens Savants (1902, 4:33 minutes); Une Histoire Roulante, (1906, 2:35); La Barricade (1907, 5:36); Falling Leaves (1912, 14:09); Making an American Citizen (1912, 14:18); and The Girl in the Armchair (1912, 12:56). STARRING: Various RATED: NR The Plaza Classic Film Festival, which goes into its 15th year July 28-August 7, 2022, was started by the El Paso Community Foundation in 2008 as a special project to bring movies back to the historic Plaza Theatre. The Community Foundation purchased 35mm and state-of-the-art 2K digital projection equipment (which was upgraded to 4K in 2018) for the atmospheric theater, which opened in 1930, closed in the early ’80s, and was restored for $38 million in 2006 in a joint partnership between the City of El Paso and the Community Foundation.


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