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Written on November 4, 2014 at 11:33 PM, by Boister
Written on January 13, 2013 at 8:01 PM, by Boister
Ordinary actresses weren’t convincing, so DW Griffith used real prostitutes for the harem scenes of ancient Babylon in his epic film, “Intolerance.” Revolutionary methods of film making introduced in this masterpiece are too numerous to mention (Griffith invented the crane shot, using a freight elevator, for one). Come see for yourself, and hear Boister bring the genius of Griffith’s vision to life with our original score. And on a Saturday at 3 pm, you can bring the kids and the parents, too.
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Categories: intolerance, music for silent film, silent film, smithsonian, Uncategorized
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Written on September 23, 2011 at 7:29 PM, by Boister
Featuring tunes by Boister, Jacques Brel, Edith Piaf, Poulenc, and Brigitte Fontaine.
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Categories: intolerance, Lylekissack, Uncategorized
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