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Underground Films: Greed (1924) 8mm/Music | Berkeley

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Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
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The Tannery | 708 Gilman St. Berkeley, CA 94710

Underground Film Night: Obscure Super 8 & 16mm Movies | Berkeley

The Berkeley Underground Film Society (BUFS) is an all ages club for collectors, researchers, and film enthusiasts in the East Bay and San Francisco area.

Their goal is to review and share a selective film history of movies on film.

Every Sunday, they screen buried, rarely projected, or otherwise obscure 8mm, Super 8, and 16mm prints from their collection.

Sunday, December 9, 2012
Greed (1924) 8mm/Musical Accompaniment | Underground Film Night: Obscure Super 8 & 16mm Movies | Berkeley

The sudden fortune won from a lottery fans such destructive greed that it ruins the lives of the three people involved. The film received mostly bad reviews from critics when first released.

Originally over eight hours long, Greed was ultimately edited against Stroheim’s wishes to about two-and-a-half hours, and the full-length version is a lost film. In 1952 Sight and Sound magazine published its first list of the “10 Greatest Films ever made” where Greed was tied for 7th place.

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Address: 708 Gilman St. Berkeley, CA 94710
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