Articles tagged f.w. murnau

21 Dec 2015 // 8:00 AM

We Wish You a Silent Christmas

Fans of silent cinema might bug Santa for these.

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Pardon Our Sarongs: White Visions of Polynesian Paradise on Blu-ray

Moana With Sound, Tabu and The Hurricane whip up a cross-cultural storm.

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The 100 Essential Directors Part 7: Kenji Mizoguchi to Satyajit Ray

Pushing boundaries seems to be the thread that ties the directors of our seventh day together. From Japanese innovators to Italian iconclasts and Polish provocateurs, the directors that fall between Kenji Mizoguchi and the man who was perhaps India's greatest visual storyteller, Satyajit Ray, all push the form in incredible, surprising ways.

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Worlds Without Words: What German Expressionism Can Teach Us About Game Design

A moving picture is worth 24,000 words per second. How about a game?

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Nary a Word: ‘The Last Laugh’ and ‘The General’

The sound era added nothing thematically or tonally that wasn't already perfected in silent films.

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Violin Virtuoso L. Subramaniam Mesmerizes in Rare New York Performance (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Co-presented by the World Music Institute, the 92Y hosted a rare and mesmerizing performance from India's violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam.

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