Talk & Film: The Crowd

When:
March 7, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 3:40 pm
2015-03-07T14:00:00-05:00
2015-03-07T15:40:00-05:00
Cost:
Free
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The Crowd, 1928

Joshua Glick, Assistant Professor of English and Film Studies at Hendrix College, will speak before the screening, and will lead a Q&A afterwards.

The Crowd: This poignant story of the working and domestic life of an average, commonplace man in ‘the crowd’  — John, with his wife Mary — chronicling their ups and downs, including their meeting, courtship, marriage, and family life. 1928. USA. 98 min. Not Rated. B&W. Silent. Directed by King Vidor. Starring James Murray and Eleanor Boardman.

The Crowd is screened in conjunction with Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland.