• Lillian Gish in D.W. Griffith’s "Broken Blossoms" in 35mm!

  • Sat, 10/12/2019 at 5:00 pm
  • The Cleveland Institute of Art
    11610 Euclid Ave
    11610 Cleveland
Lillian Gish in D.W. Griffith’s "Broken Blossoms" in 35mm! - The Cleveland Institute of Art - Cleveland

Film Classics in 35mm!100th Anniversary!BROKEN BLOSSOMSUSA, 1919, D.W. GriffithLillian Gish gives one of her greatest performances in perhaps D.W. Griffith’s most poetic and poignant silent masterpiece (shown here in a color-tinted print with a music track). Gish plays a sad, delicate waif living with her abusive father in the rough and tumble Limehouse district of East London. She finds refuge and relief with a sensitive, spiritual Chinese man (Richard Barthelmess). 66 min. Special event pricing $12; members, CIA & CSU I.D. holders, and those age 25 & under $9. No passes, twofers, or radio winners.