Monday, November 26th, 2018 @ 7:30PM in Manhattan [silent film accompaniment]
When: Monday, November 26th @ 7:30PM
What: Marcel Perez
*This program accompanies Silent Comedy International.
A performer and director whose career spanned the silent era, Marcel Perez is the missing link of transatlantic comedy. This program charts his work from his beginnings in France and Italy and continues to the US, where he busily continued to refine the basics until 1928.
Program Approx. 80 min.
The Near-sighted Cyclist. 1907. France
Robinet troppo amato da sua moglie (Robinet Is Too Much Loved by His Wife). 1912. Italy. Directed by Marcel Perez
Madamigella Robinet (Miss Tweedledum). 1913. Italy. Directed by Marcel Perez
Amore pedestre (Love Afoot). 1914. Italy. Directed by Marcel Perez
Can You Beat It? 1919. USA. Directed by Marcel Perez
Sweet Daddy. 1921. USA. Directed by Marcel Perez
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.