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Charlie Chaplin Days: 50¢ Silent Film Festival | Fremont

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Saturday, June 1, 2013 - All Day | Cost: 50¢*
*Shorts are technically free, but a 50¢ donation is suggested. Documentary is $2. Feature film is $5.

Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum | 37417 Niles Blvd., Fremont, CA



Charlie Chaplin Days: 50¢ Silent Film Festival | Fremont

Charlie Chaplin Days: 50¢ Silent Film Festival | FremontThe Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum presents a weekend dedicated to the inimitable Charlie Chaplin on June 1-2, 2013.

Activities will be spilling out onto Niles Boulevard between F and I streets. View one and two-reel movies that were actually filmed in the Niles and view Charlie Chaplin exhibits on display at the Fremont Art Association. Look out for Charlie Chaplin impersonators (especially on Sunday) walking around town. There’ll also be penny carnival games, such as a Bean Bag Toss and High Striker.

Free Short Films: Saturday and Sunday
Edison Theater, 37417 Niles Blvd
50¢ donation is suggested

  • 11:30 am:  A Night Out
  • 12:30 pm: The Champion
  • 1:30 pm: In The Park
  • 1:45 pm: The Movies Go West (documentary film about Niles)
  • 2:30 pm: A Jitney Elopement
  • 3:30 pm: The Tramp
Saturday, June 1, 2013
Film Festival | Charlie Chaplin Days: 50¢ Silent Film Festival | Fremont

Charlie Chaplin Days: 50¢ Silent Film Festival | Fremont2013 Charlie Chaplin Days | Saturday, June 1, 2013

  • 4 pm: When the Movies Came From Niles – documentary (1964, KPIX, Ray Hubbard, sound) $2 suggested donation
  • 7:30 pm: Shoulder Arms (1918, Charlie Chaplin Productions) Charlie takes to the trenches in uniform during WWI, meets French girl Edna Purviance, and find plenty of humor in the process.
    Silent film with Bruce Loeb on piano
    $5 suggested donation

Preceded by shorts:

  • Making a Living (1914)
  • A Night at the Show (1915)
  • Easy Street (1916)

Links: Event details

Cost: 50¢*

*Shorts are technically free, but a 50¢ donation is suggested. Documentary is $2. Feature film is $5.

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