CLASSICS FROM THE COHEN FILM COLLECTION
90th Anniversary! Presentation by Historian Tracey Goessel!
"Douglas Fairbanks and THE THIEF OF BAGDAD" / THE THIEF OF BAGDAD
This program is part of our monthly series of treasures from the Cohen Film Collection.
Douglas Fairbanks historian Tracey Goessel will give a 30-minute illustrated presentation on Fairbanks and his work on THE THIEF OF BAGDAD on the exact 90th anniversary of its original premiere. In July 1924, THE THIEF OF BAGDAD opened at the Egyptian Theatre. Following the presentation is a screening of this energetic classic silent film which features cutting-edge special effects for its day - and Anna Mae Wong! She will also display some Fairbanks artifacts from her collection. Feature begins at 2:45 PM.
Screening format: DCP
Egyptian Theatre • Sun, Mar 23, 2014 • 2:00pm