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San Francisco Silent Film Festival, May 1-5, 2019


The San Francisco Silent Film Festival is back, running from May 1-5, at the Castro Theatre!

This year’s lineup includes The Oyster Princess/Die Austernprinzessin (1919), The Home Maker (1925), Opium (1919), Husbands and Lovers (1924), Japanese Girls at the Harbor/Minato no nihon musume (1933), and much, much more!

 Ossi Oswalda in The Oyster Princess (1919).

“This year’s program features 25 programs (including an illustrated lecture presentation at the Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley), all with live musical accompaniment! There are films from ten different countries— Bali, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Sweden, US, and the USSR—and more than 40 brilliant musicians from around the world to accompany!”

For the full schedule and more information, click here!