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Jessica Rosner <[log in to unmask]>
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Tue, 3 Sep 2002 11:54:08 -0400
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Scott Andrew Hutchins wrote
> Jessica will probably recommend Ida Lupino, since her films are released on
> video by Kino.
 Actually Jessica will recommend
SILENT Women directors since that was the golden age and
since she also produced a series of videos with their films as follows
Lois Weber ( Hypocrites) Cleo Madison ( Eleanor's Catch)
The Ocean Waif ( Alice Guy- Blache) Ruth Ann Baldwin ( 49-17)
Dorothy Davenport Reid ( Red Kimono)
I did a reasonable amount of research ( for a non academic) when putting
this series together and the silent era was undoubtedly the golden age
At some points in the mid-teens Universal had as many as  a dozen different
women who had directed films for them alone.

Jessica Rosner
Kino International
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
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> From: Sins
> Examine The Life of Timon of Athens at Cracks in the Fourth Wall Theatre &
> Filmworks
> "I *hate* people who make 'education' sound like a dirty word."--Steve Gerber,
> "Night of the Laughing Dead."  _The Man-Thing_ #5, May 1974.
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