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It's time again to get ready for Cinefest! Cinefest is the celebration and viewing of rarely seen classic films. Cinefest 2013 will be held Thursday - Sunday, March 13th - 16th, 2013. We will be celebrating our 34th Anniversary! Make your hotel reservations early. The Hotel information is listed below!

Featuring great films to fill the four glorious days from the vaults of the world's greatest libraries and obscure specialties we are noted for from private collectors!

It's usually cold in March at Cinefest! Click here for the 10 day weather forecast!

Restaurants - Our attendees continue to return to THESE RESTAURANTS!


Thursday, March 13th

9:00am - MAIN STREET TO BROADWAY (1953) - Film features most of the stars of the Broadway Theatre of the early 1950's in small roles and cameos
10:45am - SATURDAY NIGHT (1922) - Leatrice Joy, Conrad Nagel


1:00pm - TRAILER MANIA - "Taking Trailers Serialsly" - Hosted by Ray Faiola
2:00pm - CASEY AT THE BAT (1927) - Wallace Beery, Ford Sterling, Zasu Pitts
3:10pm - Comedy Rarities from the LOC Collection

4:15pm - SWING HIGH (Pathe Exchange, 1930) - Helen Twelvetrees, Fred Scott, Dorothy Burgess. Director: Joseph Santley.


8:00pm - HOUSEHOLD BLUES (1929) - Monte Collins
8:10pm - THE JOY GIRL (1927) - Olive Borden, Neil Hamilton, Marie Dressler
9:20pm - FANCHON, THE CRICKET (1915) - The Mary Pickford Foundation will be presenting the recent restoration by Cinematheque Francaise of a previously lost and incomplete Mary Pickford Film, "FANCHON, THE CRICKET" (1915) at Cinefest 34. The film also features her brother Jack and sister Lottie.
10:40pm - THE DARKENING TRAIL (1915) - Willilam S. Hart, Enid Markey
11:25pm - LOVE FROM A STRANGER (1937) - Basil Rathbone, Ann Harding

Friday, March 14th

9:00am - ALWAYS GOODBYE (Fox, 1931) - Elissa Landi, Lewis Stone, Paul Cavanagh. Directors: William C. Menzies, Kenneth MacKenna.
10:05am - FOR THE DEFENSE (1916) - Fannie Ward, Jack Dean
11;10am - THE BEST OF MOSTLY LOST - From the Library of Congress


2:15pm - PARTNERS IN CRIME (1928) - Wallace Beery, Mary Brian, William Powell
3;15pm - Comedy Rarities from the LOC Collection: Mogull Brothers Films

4:25pm - A WALTZ DREAM (1925) - Willy Fritsch, Mady Christians


8:00pm - SONGS IN THE DARK AND DANGEROUS RHYTHMS - Hosted by Richard Barrios
9:15pm - THE NEW MOON (1919) - starring Norma Talmadge
10:20pm - SANDY (1926) - Madge Bellamy, Harrison Ford
11:40pm - BUCK PRIVATES (Universal, 1922) - Lya DePutti, Malcolm McGregor, Zasu Pitts, Eddie Gribbon. Director: Melville W. Brown.

Saturday, March 15th

9:00am - MAN TROUBLE (Fox, 1930) - Milton Sills, Dorothy Mackaill, Sharon Lynn, Roscoe Karns. Director: Berthold Vietel.
10;30am - EL BRENDEL HOME MOVIES - Hosted by Louie Despres
10:55am - BACHELOR'S AFFAIRS (Fox, 1932) - Adolph Menjou, Minna Gombell. Director: John G. Blystone.


1:00pm - WHAT'S HIS NAME (Paramount, 1914) - Max Figman, Lolita Robertson, Fred Montague. Director: Cecil B. DeMille.
2:00pm - THE SKY HAWK (1929) - Helen Chandler, John Garrick
3:20pm - ANKLES PREFERRED (1927) - Madge Bellamy, Lawrence Gray, Barry Norton, Allan Forrest
4:25pm - THE DANCING PIRATE (1936) - Frank Morgan,


8:00pm - HOME CURED (1926) - Directed by Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle. Stars Johnny Arthur, Virgina Vance
8:15pm - NOT EXACTLY GENTLEMEN (aka THREE ROGUES) (Fox, 1931) - Victor McLaglen, Fay Wray, Lew Cody. Director: Benjamin Stoloff.
9:20pm - THE LIVE WIRE (1925) - starring Johnny Hines
10:25pm - A DANGEROUS WOMAN (Paramount, 1929) - Olga Baclanova, Clive Brook, Neil Hamilton, Clyde Cook. Directors: Gerald Grove, Rowland V. Lee.
11:35pm - DANGER ON THE AIR (1938) - Nan Grey, Donald Woods

Sunday, March 16th

9:00am - THANKS A MILLION (1935) - Dick Powell, Ann Dvorak, Fred Allen, Patsy Kelly, Paul Whiteman
10:30am - SUNDAY MORNING AUCTION - Hosted by the Great Leonard Maltin & George Read
12:00pm - JUSTIN HERMAN SHOW 6 - 1950s Paramount Toppers
12:35pm - THE DEVIL HORSE (1926) - Rex the Wonder Horse, Yakima Canutt, Gladys, McConnell
1:30pm - WOMEN EVERYWHERE (Fox, 1930) - J. Harold Murray, Fifi D'Orsay, Clyde Cook. Director: Alexander Korda.
3:00pm - THE CRAB (Triangle, 1917) - Thelma Salter, Frank Keenan. Director: Walter Edwards.
3:55pm - FLYING LUCK (1927) - Monty Banks, Jean Arthur, Jack W. Johnston, kewpie Morgan

Piano accompaniments by
Makia Matsumura
Jeff Rapsis
Judy Rosenberg

Hotel reservation sheet should be sent directly to the Holiday Inn, 7th North Street & Electronics Parkway, Liverpool, NY 13088. Their phone number is 315-457-1122. If there is no registration sheet, contact the hotel directly and be sure to mention code "CIN" for special room rates. The Holiday Inn is located on 7th North Street and Electronics Parkway (Exit 37 off the NYS Thruway, I-90) and one mile north of Exit 25 off of I-81- turn north off Exit 25 and continue one mile on 7th North Street and the Holiday Inn is directly in front of you.

Do you want the additional comfort of a SUITE while at Cinefest? The NEW Staybridge Suites is connected to our Holiday Inn. Call 315-457-1900 and mention code "CFT" to receive our special rates.

CINEFEST 34 begins Thursday, March 13 at 9:00AM and will conclude at 5:00PM Sunday, March 16, 2013. Our convention registration desk will be open at the hotel Wednesday March 12 at 7:00PM for your convenience.

Remember - Send completed Reservation Form and payment to Cinefest, Box 279, Manlius, NY 13104-0279.

Payment - Make your pre-registration check to: CINEFEST. Registration credentials and tickets will be held for your pick-up at the registration desk at Cinefest 34. It is also possible to register in person anytime during Cinefest providing we are not sold out.

Registration fee is required of each person attending Cinefest.

Registration fee for all four days is $85.00 per person. See Registration Form for discount!

Registration fee on a daily basis is $30.00 per person, per day.

Your registration will admit you to all activities at the Holiday Inn - all film screenings, dealer rooms.

Dealer's tables are $85.00 each. You must sell film or film related materials: stills, posters, books, magazines, records, videos or DVD?s, supplies, etc. No items pertaining to pornography are permitted. Table rental fee is for all four days, Thursday through Sunday and includes Registration for Holiday Inn programs only. Dealers make note: Your tables or space cannot be sublet without authorization. Table locations are given out at the discretion of Cinefest. All dealers must confirm attendance by February 15th. After that date, tables will be on a first-come, first-served basis. No tables will be held because you have been here previous years. Call Gerry Orlando - 315-468-6147 Mon.-Fri. 7:00PM to 9:00PM for confirmation.

Remember - Send the Registration Form with payment (made out to CINEFEST) to:
Cinefest, Box 279, Manlius, NY 13104-0279.

For additional information and latest schedule contact CINEFEST at
You can reach Gerry Orlando at 315-468-6147, evenings 7:00PM to 9:00PM or by e-mail at mailto:?Subject=Cinefest!

Cinefest Registration Forms!
Download the form, Print it out, write your check, and send it in to reserve your space at Cinefest!!

The registration form is posted below. Get your registrations in early!!

Please fill out the registration form and send it to:

Box 279
Manlius, NY 13104-0279

Cinefest 2014 Ad Flyer! Map of the Hotel Area!


For hotel reservations call:

Holiday Inn - (same hotel as last year!)
441 Electronics Parkway
Liverpool, NY 13088
BOOK YOUR RESERVATION ONLINE HERE! Use the code CIN for the Cinefest discount rate!! - use to find driving directions to the hotel from your location! Just enter your starting address. Your destination is already filled out for you!


From Interstate 81 From Interstate 90 (The New York State Thruway)