Monday, November 26th, 2018 @ 4:30PM in Manhattan [silent film accompaniment]

When: Monday, November 26th @ 4:30PM
What: Max Linder, Part 2
*This program accompanies Silent Comedy International.

Widely considered the father of film slapstick, Max Linder created the blueprints and laid the foundations for the comedians that followed. In addition to Max, this second helping of Linder and Linder-influenced films features star performers such as Charlie Chaplin and Charley Chase, who both owed Linder a particular debt.

Program Approx. 80 min.

Mon pantalon est decousu (The Torn Trousers). 1908. France. Directed by Andre Heuze

Outdoor Pajamas. 1924. USA. Directed by Leo McCarey

Max prend un bain (Max Takes a Bath). 1910. USA. Directed by Lucien Nonguet

Viva la via de garcon (Troubles of a Grass Widower). 1908. France. Directed by Max Linder

One a.m. 1916. USA. Directed by Charles Chaplin

Max Wants a Divorce. 1917. USA. Directed by Max Linder

Where: Museum of Modern Art
11 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019
Nearest Subway: 5 Ave/53 St on M/V, 57 St on F, 47-50 Sts on B/D/F/M

Admission: $12 ($10 for senior citizens, $8 for students / free for Museum members)
Admission to the day’s film program is free for Museum ticket holders, but separate screening tickets are required. A film admission ticket does not include admission to the Museum galleries. The price of a film admission ticket may be applied toward the price of a Museum admission ticket or MoMA membership within 30 days.

Monday November 19th, 2018 by Makia Matsumura
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