THE DAYS OF SILENT CINEMA: LE GIORNATE DEL CINEMA MUTO AT INDIANA UNIVERSITY - What Happened to Jones? (1926, Dir. William A. Seiter)
Silent film with piano accompaniment. On the night before his wedding, a young man plays poker with friends. When the game is raided by the police, he escapes into a Turkish bath on ladies night, ending up disguised in drag and with difficult explanations to make.
*Silent films with English intertitles - Not rated – 2K DCP – 70 min*
Location: IU Libraries Screening Room (Wells Library 048)
$8 single ticket or $40 festival pass
Tickets will be available soon.
This program is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Myerson Family Fund and the Office of the Bicentennial. Special thanks to Ed Myerson, Kaili Peng, and Kelly Kish.
Curated by Jay Weissberg, Rachael Stoeltje, Laura Horak, Maggie Hennefeld, and Jon Vickers.
*The Screening Room temperature tends to run cool, so please remember to bring a jacket or sweater.
*No food or drink is permitted in the Screening Room.