Gratuitous Violence: No Turn Unstoned
With piano accompaniment by Ben Model
Wednesday, May 27, 2009, 7:00 p.m.
Includes the following films:
Cold Hearts and Hot Flames
1916. USA. Directed by John G. Blystone. With Billie Ritchie. 20 min.
The Counter Jumper
1922. USA. Directed by Larry Semon. With Semon, Oliver Hardy. 18 min.
The Phoney Cannibal
1915. USA. Directed by Charles E. Ward. With Lloyd Hamilton, Bud Duncan. 10 min.
Their First Execution
1913. USA. Directed by Mack Sennett. With Ford Sterling. 10 min.
A Deep Sea Panic
1924. USA. Directed by Roy Del Ruth. With James Parrott. 12 min.
In the Film exhibition Cruel and Unusual Comedy: Social Commentary in the American Slapstick Film
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