You Ain’t Heard Nothing Yet

Special guest Kaitlyn has furnished us with a wealth of links to explore the world of silent films, and we thought we’d pass that on to you! Enjoy!

“Roundhay Garden Scene,” the oldest surviving film: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nR2r__ZgO5g

The oldest three films in existence: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWOLLv70W-I

And the famous Le Voyage Dans La Lune, or A Trip to the Moon: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FrdVdKlxUk

And if you’re a fan of documentaries, please enjoy this one, A Concise History on the Origins of Cinema: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_Sq_FNoMnY

Or if you don’t have 25 minutes, check out this one, How the Jazz Singer Killed Silent Film: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZlAt2lcg5ZM

Go watch something worth seeing!

Episode 23 – Hollywood: The Ancient Curse (History of Silent Film)

Grab some popcorn, pull up a chair, and refill your sodas, everyone, because it’s time to talk silent films with our Very Special Guest, Kaitlyn Thompson! Who may or may not have stolen the entire podcast pleasesendhelp.

Science finds the unfindable. Clio watches Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds on mute. Kaitlyn throws shade at Thomas Edison. Rissa finishes a novel.