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  • AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center 8633 Colesville Road Silver Spring, MD 20910 USA (map)

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13:00 « The last laugh » (1924) at the organ

Drama. 1h30min. Der letzte Mann (original title)

An aging doorman, after being fired from his prestigious job at a luxurious Hotel is forced to face the scorn of his friends, neighbours and society.

Director:  F.W. Murnau

Writer:  Carl Mayer

Stars:  Emil JanningsMaly DelschaftMax Hiller |

15:00 « Gypsie blood » (1934)  piano and violoncello

1h25min. Zigeunerblut (original title)

Director:  Charles Klein

Writers:  Friedrich Dammann (as F.D. Andam), Max Wallner

Stars:  Adele SandrockGeorg AlexanderErik Ode | 


17:00 « Flesh and the devil » (1926) piano and violoncello

Drama, Romance. 1h52min

Childhood friends are torn apart when one of them marries the woman the other once fiercely loved.

Director:  Clarence Brown

Writers:  Benjamin Glazer (screen play) (as Benjamin F. Glazer), Hermann Sudermann (from the novel "The Undying Past")

Stars:  John GilbertGreta GarboLars Hanson