UW Cinematheque: Special Presentations

Vitaphone Rarities | USA | Multiple Formats | 90 min.

Date
Friday, April 21, 2017
Time
7 p.m.
Location
Description
This collection of five shorts features the Midwest premiere of the recently restored Molly Picon, the Celebrated Character Comedienne (1929, 35mm preservation print courtesy of the UCLA Film & Television Archive) and filmed performances by Bob Wills, the Nicholas Brothers, and others. The program will be introduced by Ron Hutchinson, the director of the Vitaphone Project and Henry Sapoznik, Director of the Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture, who will also provide live musical interludes.
Cost
Free
Contact
262-3627, ben.reiser@wisc.edu