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<i>Le Brasier ardent (The Burning Crucible).</i> 1923.  France.  Directed by Ivan Mosjoukine (Mozzhukhin) and Alexandre Volkoff.
  • The Burning Crucible

    1923. France. 110 min.

Musical accompaniment by Ben Model and live translation by Anna Kadysheva

Saturday, December 21, 2013, 1:30 p.m.

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



  • The Burning Crucible

    1923. France. Directed by Ivan Mosjoukine (Mozzhukhin), Alexandre Volkoff. Screenplay by Mosjoukine. With Mosjoukine, Nathalie Lissenko, Nicolas Koline. A commercial failure, this film earned Mosjoukine critical praise and solidified his reputation in French cinema as both a star and auteur, and perhaps even as a rival to Chaplin. Film theorist Riccioto Canudo proclaimed it “stunning as the first ballets of Diaghilev.” New color-tinted Desmet 35mm print restored by La Cinematheque Francaise with the collaboration of the Franco-American Fund - DGA MPA SACEM WGA 110 min.

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