Lillian Gish in The Wind – 1928 – 35mm
Director: Victor Sjöström
1928, USA, 79 mins., 35mm, Silent, NR
Victor Sjöström’s THE WIND – released in 1928 is the last silent film starring the great silent-era movie star Lillian Gish.
Also! make sure you stick around after the screening and watch the 2019 version of the WIND directed by Emma Tammi!
“Probably Gish’s greatest vehicle–and one of the last great silents’ – Leonard Maltin
“The Wind is an overwhelming sensorial experience that is both of its time and explicitly out of time. one of the truly remarkable experiences the cinema has to offer” – Senses of Cinema
This program presented on 1.37 academy 35mm film (black and white, silent with synchronized music and effects)