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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 14th
9:00 am - SUMMER DAZE (1931) - with Dane and Arthur. Read the notes here!
9:20 am - THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS (1934) - with Francis Lederer, Joan Bennett, Charles Ruggles.
10:45 am - (1) LAME BRAINS AND LUNATICS - Part 1. Silent Comedy Rarities from the Library of Congress presented by Rob Stone and Steve Massa. Read the notes here!
1:00 pm - TRAILER MANIA 5 SHOW presented by Ray Faiola - Foxy Trailers of 20th Century-Fox. Read the notes here!
2:05 pm - WILD BEAUTY (1927) - with Rex the Wonder Horse, June Marlowe. Read the notes here!
3:00 pm - THE WHIP (1917) - directed by Maurice Tourneur. Read the notes here!
4:30 pm - DIRECTED BY ROSCOE "FATTY" ARBUCKLE
8:00 pm - THE DEATH HOUSE (1930) - William J. Burns. Read the notes here!
8:10 pm - (6) SO NEAR, YET SO FAR (1912) - with Mary Pickford. Read the notes here!
8:20 pm - (6) THE FOUNDLING (1916) - with Mary Pickford. Read the notes here! Pic1 Pic2
9:35 pm - A SONG IN THE DARK 4 - "Songs and Stars of the Early Movie Musical," Hosted by Richard Barrios. Read the notes here!
11:00 pm - PASSPORT TO HEAVEN (CAPTAIN OF KOEPENICK)(I WAS A CRIMINAL) (1945) - Albert Basserman. Read the notes here!
Friday, March 15th
9:00 am - (4) THE MERRY MONARCH (1933) - Emil Jannings. Read the notes here!
10:25 am - THE FULLER GUSH MAN (1934) - with Walter Catlett, Al Boasberg, Lew Kelly. Read the notes here!
10:45 am - LADIES OF LEISURE (1926) - with T. Roy Barnes. Read the notes here!
1:00 pm - CAMP MEETIN' (1936) - Hall Johnson Choir, Matthew "Stymie" Beard. Read the notes here!
1:20 pm - THE KING OF THE KONGO - Chapter 5 (1929) with Walter Miller, Jacqueline Logan, Boris Karloff, Lafe McKee. Another chapter from the first talkie serial. Read the notes here!
1:45 pm - (1) BOLSHEVISM ON TRIAL (1919) - with Robert Frazer. Read the notes here!
2:50 pm - EL BRENDEL HOME MOVIES. Read the notes here!
3:05 pm - THE ICE FLOOD (1926) - with Kenneth Harlan, Viola Dana. Read the notes here! Pic1
4:00 pm - ZWEI HERZEN IM DREIVIER TEL-TAK (1930) - (Two Hearts in 3/4 Waltz Time) featuring Willi Forst and S.Z. Sakall. The film is in German, no sub-titles but is easy to follow and a plot synopsis will be available before the screening. Pic1
8:15 pm - (1) LAME BRAINS AND LUNATICS - Part 2. Silent Comedy Rarities from the Library of Congress presented by Rob Stone and Steve Massa.
Saturday, March 16th
7:45 am - Buses will begin to load from the front entrance of the Holiday Inn for the 35mm presentations at the Palace Theatre. Last bus leaves the Holiday Inn at 8 am sharp.
8:30 am Start time
Program resumes at the Holiday Inn
8:00 pm - THE PRIVATE LIFE OF HELEN OF TROY (1928) - with Maria Korda, Lewis Stone, Ricardo Cortez, Alice White. Read the notes here!
8:15 pm - THE SMILE WINS (1928) - with Hal Roach's Our Gang. Read the notes here!
8:40 pm - (3) PARTNERS AGAIN (1926) - with George Sidney. Read the notes here!
9:45 pm - (1) BEHIND THE DOOR (1919) - with Hobarth Bosworth, Wallace Beery. Read the notes here! Pic1 Pic3 Pic3
10:50 pm - (1) THE QUARTERBACK (1926) - with Richard Dix. Read the notes here! Pic1 Pic2 Pic3
Sunday, March 17th
9:00 am - WAKE UP AND LIVE (1937) - Alice Faye, Walter Winchell, Ben Bernie, Jack Haley, Patsy Kelly, Walter Catlett, and Joan Davis. Read the notes here! Pic1
10:30 am - THE AUCTION - Hosted by Leonard Maltin and George Read
12:00 pm - SAILERS BEWARE! (1933) - Eugene Pallette, Walter Catlett, Dorothy Granger. Read the notes here!
12:20 pm - JUSTIN HERMAN V - selected short subjects. Read the notes here!
12:55 pm - (4) THE GUILDED CAGE (1916) - with Alice Brady. Read the notes here!
2:05 pm - HIGH STAKES (1931) - with Lowell Sherman, Mae Murray. Pic1
3:25 pm - SOUTH RIDING (1938) - with Ralph Richardson, Edna Best. Read the notes here!
(1) Print Courtesy of the Library of Congress
(2) Print Courtesy of the George Eastman House
(3) Print Courtesy of U.C.L.A. Film Archives
(4) Print Courtesy of William K. Everson collection, New York University, Geo. Eastman House
(5) Print from the Museum of Modern Art, with support from the Celeste Bartos Fund for Film Preservation
(6) Print from the Pickford Foundation, Library of Congress
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 33 begins Thursday, March 14 at 9:00AM and will conclude at 5:00PM Sunday, March 17, 2013. Our convention registration desk will be open at the hotel Wednesday March 14 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 32. 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.
Registration Fee for the Palace Theatre 35MM screenings is an additional $25.00 per person and includes bus service.
For those who will not be attending the 35MM show, the dealer?s room at the hotel will be open from 10:00AM. The formal Cinefest Program will resume on Saturday evening at the hotel after the dinner break.
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.
The registration form is posted below. Get your registrations in early!!
Please fill out the registration form and send it to:
MAKE YOUR HOTEL RESERVATIONS EARLY!
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!!
http://www.mapquest.com - use Mapquest.com to find driving directions to the hotel from your location! Just enter your starting address. Your destination is already filled out for you!