Sunday, November 18th, 2018 @ 4PM in Silver Spring, MD [silent film accompaniment]
When: Sunday, November 18th at 4PM
What: A WOMAN OF THE WORLD
Directed by Malcolm St. Clair, 1925, 70 min., USA. With Pola Negri, Charles Emmett Mack, Holmes Herbert.
A sensual European countess arrives at a small American town where she quickly provokes moral outrage from the community. Upon arriving, even before she steps out of her taxi a district attorney informs her that loose women aren’t welcome here. Donning a cigarette holder she explains with a seductive smile that she comes from Italy and asks for directions to her cousins château. The femme fatales exploits include drinking, smoking in public, enticing men, wearing extravagant garments and boasting a tattoo of a skull on her forearm. (from IMDB)
Where: AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center | American Film Institute
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Admission: $13; $10 Seniors (65+), students and military (with valid ID); $9.50 AFI Members (2-Star level and higher); $8 Children (12 and under)