<i>The Cricket on the Hearth</i>. 1909. USA. Directed by D. W. Griffith

Silent Shorts Based on Dickens

With piano accompaniment by Ben Model

Thursday, December 20, 2012, 7:30 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2

Gabriel Grub.
Date and Director Unknown. 8 min.

Scrooge, or Marley’s Ghost
1901. Great Britain. Surviving excerpt. 4 min.

Oliver Twist
1909. USA. Directed by J. Stuart Blackton. With Elita Proctor Otis. 9 min.

The Cricket on the Hearth
1909. USA. Directed by D. W. Griffith. With Owen Moore, Linda Arvidson. 14 min.

The Boy and the Convict
1909. Great Britain. Directed by David Aylott. 12 min.

Nicholas Nickelby
1912. USA. Directed by George O. Nichols. With Harry Benham. 20 min.

The Pickwick Papers
1913. USA/Great Britain. Directed by Larry Trimble. With John Bunny. Excerpt. 15 min.

Dickens’ London
1924. Great Britain. Directed by Frank Miller, Harry B. Parkinson. Documentary from the series Wonderful London. 12 min.

Grandfather Smallweed.
Date Unknown. Great Britain. Directed by Hugh Croise. 12 min.

All films silent with piano accompaniment by Ben Model. Program approx. 90 min.

In the Film exhibition Dickens on Film

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