Cinefest 2005!


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Cinefest 25 will be held on Thursday - Sunday, March 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th, 2005. Celebrating our 25th Anniversary!


From the vaults of The Library of Congress
THE AMATEUR GENTLEMAN (1936) Dir.: Thornton Freeland. With Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Elissa Landri, Gordon Harker

From the vaults of The George Eastman House
TURN TO THE RIGHT (1922) Dir.: Rex Ingram. With Alice Terry, Jack Mulhall, Harry Myers, George Cooper, Edward Connelly

SO LONG LETTY (1920) Dir.: Al Christie. With Colleen Moore, T. Roy Barnes, Walter Hiers. Long unseen, previously thought lost.
POLLY OF THE CIRCUS (1917) With Mae Marsh
DADDIES (1924) With Mae Marsh
HER MAN O'WAR (1926) Dir.: Frank Urson. With Jetta Goudal, William Boyd, Frank Coughlan Jr.
THE WHITE SISTER (1923) With Lillian Gish, Ronald Colman
COAST GUARD (1939) With Randolph Scott, frances Dee, Ralph Bellamy
AIR HOSTESS (1933) With Evelyn Knapp, Thelma Todd, James Murray, Jane Darwell
JEALOUSY (1934) With Nancy Carroll, George Murphy, Donald Cook
EMIL AND THE DETECTIVES (1935) With John Williams, George Hayes
ROBIN HOOD (1912) With Robert Frazer, Barbara Tennant. Produced in Fort Lee, NJ
HIS LUCKY DAY (1929) With Reginald Denny
I LOVED YOU WEDNESDAY (1933) With Warner Baxter, Elissa Landi
THE NOTORIOUS SOPHIE LANG (1934) With Gertrude Michael, Paul Cavanaugh, Alison Skipworth, Leon Errol
KING OF THE DAMNED (1935) With Conrad Veidt, Helen Vinson, Noah Berry
THE YELLOW TICKET (1931) Lionel Barrymore, Laurence Olivier, Elissa Landi
MADAME BUTTERFLY (1932) Cary Grant, Sylvia Sidney, Charles Ruggles
CHANCES (1931) Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.
THE ENCHANTED COTTAGE (1924) Richard Barthelmess, May McAvoy
LOOK UP AND LAUGH (1935) Gracie Fields
DOUBLE DANGER (1938) Preston Foster, Donald Meek, Cecil Kellaway, Arthur Lake
MURDER IN GREENWICH VILLAGE (1937) Fay Wray, Richard Arlen
Weber and Fields in their Famous Pool Room Scene (1925) an early DeForest Phonofilm

Plus the following Vitaphone Shorts!
THE BEAU BREMMELS with Shaw and Lee
AT THE SEASHORE with Sinclair and LaMarr
WHEN EAST MEETS WEST with Mayer and Evans

Plus lots more 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!

We will hold the tickets for your pick-up at the registration desk at Cinefest 25. It will also be possible to register in person anytime during the Cinefest, providing we are not sold out. Registrations are limited to capacity of the screening room.

Registration or admission fee is required of each person attending Cinefest. Cinefest 25 screenings begin at 9:00 am on Thursday, March 3rd and will run through 5:00 pm Sunday, March 6th. Pre-registration cost for each person before February 7th is $55.00, after February 8th, $60.00 for all four days. Remember, pre-registration discount cutoff date is Monday, February 7th. On a daily basis, the registration cost is $20.00 per day. Your ticket, as purchased, will admit you to all activities at the Holiday Inn during the four-day run of the Cinefest - all film screenings, dealer rooms, etc. There is an additional charge of $20.00 for the Saturday 35mm screenings at the former Loew's State Theatre in downtown Syracuse. Transportation will be provided, only if you request it.

Dealer's tables are $70.00 each. A reminder to all dealers, you must sell film or related film material such as stills, posters, books, magazines, records, video tapes, supplies etc. No items pertaining to pornography will be permitted. Table rental fee applies for the entire four days, Thursday through Sunday. Dealers should also note that their tables or space occupied by them, can not be sublet without authorization. Table locations are given out at the discretion of Cinefest. Note: All dealers must confirm attendance by February 1st. After that date, tables will be on a first-come, first- served basis. Call Gerry Orlando at 315-468-6147, Mon.-Fri., 7 to 9 pm EST for confirmation. No tables will be held because you have been here every year.


Cinefest General Information:
Robert Oliver
307 Dewitt Road
Syracuse, NY 13214-2008
315-446-1493 prepaid evening calls only 7-9 pm EST 2005

Cinefest Dealer Information:
Gerry Orlando
101 Terrytown Heights Drive
Syracuse, NY 13219
315-468-6147, evenings 7-9 pm EST 2005

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. Registrations sent in will be for the amount of $55.00 before February 7th, and $60.00 after February 7th, 2005. Also, don't forget it's an additional $20.00 each for the Saturday morning show at the Loew's State Theatre, so the grand total for the weekend will be $75.00 per person before February 2nd, and $80.00 after. Get your registrations in early!!

The hotel reservation must be made by you. Mention hotel registration code CIN for special rates.

307 Dewitt Road
Syracuse, NY 13214-2008

Cinefest 2005 Ad Flyer! - (PDF)
Cinefest 2005 Registration Form! - (PDF)
Cinefest 2005 Hotel Reservation Form! - (PDF)
Map of the Hotel Area! - (JPG)


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)