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Piz Palu - Famous Silent Film

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Before Leni Riefenstahl was a director and film maker, she was an actress who starred in several movies.  One of her most talked-about acting performances was in the still-famous silent film, Piz Palu,* a mountain-climbing adventure directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst and Arnold Fanck.  (8:22)


A segment of that film is featured in this clip, from "Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood," a 1995 documentary by Kevin Brownlow and David Gill (regarding Europe's silent films).  Kenneth Branagh is the narrator.
 
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jassmine12 on 04/14/2011 05:44 AM wrote:

The time is gone when people go to watch silent movies its time to watch movies with full of action and sound.


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