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A Festival of
Silent Comedy

Volume 1
(1914-1929)

 

Contents: Caught in the Rain (1914), Sold at Auction (1923), April Fool (1924), Smithy (1924), War Feathers (1926) and Reckless Rosie (1929).

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2004 DVD edition

A Festival of Silent Comedy, Volume 1 (1914-1929), black & white, 109 minutes total, not rated,
including Caught in the Rain (1914), black & white, 14 minutes, not rated, Sold at Auction (1923), black & white, 21 minutes, not rated, April Fool (1924), black & white, 14 minutes, not rated, Smithy (1924), black & white, 14 minutes, not rated, War Feathers (1926), black & white, 19 minutes, not rated, and Reckless Rosie (1929), black & white, 12 minutes, not rated.

Reelclassicdvd.com, no catalog number, no UPC number.
One single-sided, single-layered, Region 0 NTSC DVD-R disc, 1.33:1 aspect ratio image in windowboxed 4:3 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, English language intertitles, no foreign language subtitles, no chapter stops; standard DVD keepcase, $20.00.
Release date: 2004.
Country of origin: USA

This DVD-R collection has been mastered from 16mm reduction printz. The slightly windowboxed, natural-speed video transfer is slightly rotated counter-clockwise and a bit on the dark side

The film is presented with a music score performed on piano by Ben Model. One of the highlights of the presentation is the music score.

For our reviews of the individual films, see our April Fool on home video page, and our Caught in the Rain on home video page.

 
This Region 0 NTSC DVD-R edition is available directly from REELCLASSICDVD.COM.
Other silent era CHARLES CHAPLIN films available on home video.

Other silent era CHARLEY CHASE films available on home video.

Other KEYSTONE comedy films available on home video.

Other SHORT COMEDY FILMS of the silent era available on home video.
Charles Chaplin filmography in The Progressive Silent Film List
 
 
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