October 22nd and 24th, 2013
Join the Mary Pickford Foundation and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences as we present two classics of silent cinema as part of the Mary Pickford Celebration of Silent Film. King Vidor’s acclaimed drama The Crowd (1928), starring James Murray and Eleanor Boardman, screens October 22nd. On the 24th, Ramon Novarro and Norma Shearer team up for the romance The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg (1928), directed by Mary Pickford’s discovery Ernst Lubitsch. Both films feature an original score by Carl Davis and will be introduced by historian and preservationist Kevin Brownlow. Visit Oscars.org for tickets and details.