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November 2016

Silent Sundays – Vamps & Valentino

November 6, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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In this special edition of Silent Sundays, historian Dr. Thomas Graham delivers an engaging talk and visual presentation chronicling the days when the likes of Rudolph Valentino and Theda Bara commanded the spotlight in the nation's Oldest City. St. Augustine provided picturesque settings for a slew of films depicting not just the Ancient City itself, but also varied locales including Hawaii, Africa, France, Egypt and even the Arctic, using the fine beach sand to double as snow drifts. Among the…

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January 2017

Silent Sundays – African American Heritage

January 29, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC+0
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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Bert Williams - c. 1910 The Norman Studios Silent Film Museum and the Hotel Indigo® Jacksonville kick off the 2017 Silent Sundays season with a screening of three early African American short films on Sunday, January 29, 4pm at Hotel Indigo, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle in Jacksonville's Deerwood Park. Two Knights of Vaudeville, 1915, 11 minutes. Two actors try their hands at stage comedy. This film intially was released by Historical Feature Film Company but distributed by Ebony Film Company…

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April 2017

Silent Sundays – A Funny Girls Trio

April 30, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC+0
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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The Norman Studios Silent Film Museum and the Hotel Indigo® Jacksonville will screen three silent comedies starring Gloria Swanson and Louise Fazenda at the next Silent Sundays event on Sunday, April 30. The Danger Girl: Madcap Gloria disguises herself as a man in order to lure a "dangerous" vamp away from her beau, Bobbie. 1916, 18 minutes. Teddy at the Throttle: Gloria Dawn lives down the hall from her sweetheart, Bobbie Knight and the two plan to marry. But a…

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July 2017

Silent Sundays – A Méliès Medley

July 16, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC+0
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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The Norman Studios Silent Film Museum and the Hotel Indigo® Jacksonville will screen a medley of silent film shorts by famed French filmmaker and illusionist Georges Méliès at the next Silent Sundays event on Sunday, July 16. Films include: The Mermaid, 1905 The Voyage Across the Impossible, 1904 Good Glue Sticks, 1907 The Eclipse: Courtship of the Sun and Moon, 1907 A Trip to the Moon, 1902 Paris-born in 1861, Méliès showed signs that he'd grow up an entertainer early…

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August 2017

Silent Sundays – Speedy

August 20, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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The Norman Studios Silent Film Museum and the Hotel Indigo® Jacksonville will screen Speedy at the next Silent Sundays event on Sunday, August 20, 4pm. This special screening is a follow up to the August 8 Silent Movie Night with the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp. In this 1928 silent comedy starring Harold Lloyd, Speedy is unfazed at losing his job as a soda-jerk, spending the day with his girl, Jane, at Coney Island and soon landing a new job as a…

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October 2017

Silent Sundays – Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

October 22, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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The Norman Studios Silent Film Museum and the Hotel Indigo® Jacksonville will screen Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde at the next Silent Sundays event on Sunday, October 22, 4pm. Based on Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, this 1920 cinematic version stars John Barrymore as Dr. Henry Jekyll, known for his enthusiasm for science and his selfless acts of service. But an uncharacteristic visit to a music hall, where he's entranced by an alluring…

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February 2018

Silent Sundays – Body and Soul

February 25 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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The Norman Studios Silent Film Museum and the Hotel Indigo® Jacksonville will screen Oscar Micheaux's Body and Soul at the next Silent Sundays event February 25, 4pm. This 1925 film features iconic entertainer Paul Robeson in his only silent role as an escaped prisoner who flees to the predominantly African-American town of Tatesville, GA posing as the Rt. Reverend Isaiah T. Jenkins. Along with a fellow criminal, he schemes to swindle the congregation of their offerings. But their plan goes…

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April 2018

Silent Sundays – The Social Secretary

April 8 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC+0
Hotel Indigo Jacksonville – Deerwood Park, 9840 Tapestry Park Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32246 United States
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The Norman Studios Silent Film Museum and the Hotel Indigo® Jacksonville will screen The Social Secretary starring Norma Talmadge at the next Silent Sundays event April 8, 4pm. In this 1916 silent film, Talmadge stars as Mayme, an attractive young stenographer from Wichita who moves to Manhattan to find success. What she finds instead is a string of male clients who make unwanted advances, sending her looking for new work again and again. Finally, she catches a break when she…

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