MOMA – Free ClownFilm Friday! (6/18 8 pm) NY
This Friday, MOMA gives everybody a laugh with a set of rare classic comedies. It’s a Free day, courtesy of Target, so you should get there well in advance of the 8 pm start time to reserve yourself some tickets. With Piano accompaniment by Ben Model.
Includes the following films:
Max et son chien Dick
1912. France. Directed by Max Linder. With Linder. Silent, with German intertitles. 6 min.
Caught in a Cabaret
1914. USA. Directed by Mabel Normand. With Normand, Charles Chaplin. Silent. 15 min.
1914. USA. Directed by Mack Sennett. With Charles Chaplin, Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle, Edgar Kennedy. Silent. 22 min.
1914. USA. Directed by Charles Chaplin. With Chaplin, Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle. Silent. 8 min.
A Night Out
1915. USA. Directed by Charles Chaplin. With Chaplin, Ben Turpin, Edna Purviance. Silent. 18 min.
The Butcher Boy
1917. USA. Directed by Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle. With Arbuckle, Buster Keaton. Silent, with French intertitles. 22 min.
Full information from MOMA: http://moma.org