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Silent Film Online

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Vendor:
Alexander Street Press
Producer:
Alexander Street Press
Coverage:
1890s - 1930s


The collection highlights works from legendary filmmakers such as Georges Méliès, Buster Keaton, Fritz Lang, Charles Chaplin, F.W. Murnau, Luis Buñuel, Ernst Lubitsch, Victor Sjostrom, Erich von Stroheim, Carl T. Dreyer, Edwin S. Porter, and many others. And the perspective is global, delivering examples of the silent film movement from Germany, Britain, the Soviet Union, and France. Alongside the feature films and shorts is a selection of related documentaries.

Silent Film Online is essential for all areas of cinema studies, a fundamental resource for students in theoretical, technical, editing, and production concentrations.

Number of Users:
unlimited
Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Resource Advocate:
Threatt, Monique
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Film Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

Motion pictures -- United States -- History.
Silent films -- United States -- History and criticism.
Silent films -- History.
Motion pictures -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- film theory