Friday, June 01 2018
arsenal cinema: Magical History Tour – Light in Film

07:30 pm Cinema 2


Stellet Licht

Stellet Licht
Carlos Reygadas Mexico/F/NL/Germany 2007
35 mm OV/GeS 136 min

arsenal cinema: Anna May Wong – Star, Icon, Boundary Breaker

08:00 pm Cinema 1


Großstadtschmetterling. Ballade einer Liebe

Großstadtschmetterling. Ballade einer Liebe
Richard Eichberg Germany/UK 1929
With Anna May Wong, Alexander Granach, E. F. Bostwick
35 mm German Intertitles 102 min

Opening Introduced by Yiman Wang, University of California, Santa Cruz Live music by Eunice Martins, Abril Padilla
Saturday, June 02 2018
arsenal cinema: Anna May Wong – Star, Icon, Boundary Breaker

07:00 pm Cinema 2


Anna May Wong: In Her Own Words

Anna May Wong: In Her Own Words
Yunah Hong USA 2011 With Doan Ly
Digital file OV 60 min

arsenal cinema: Anna May Wong – Star, Icon, Boundary Breaker

08:15 pm Cinema 1


The Toll of the Sea

The Toll of the Sea Chester M. Franklin USA 1922
With Anna May Wong, Kenneth Harlan, Beatrice Bentley
35 mm English Intertitles 55 min
35 mm restored print courtesy of the UCLA Film & Television Archive

Eunice Martins on grand piano
arsenal cinema: Magical History Tour – Light in Film

09:00 pm Cinema 2


Out of the Past

Out of the Past Jacques Tourneur USA 1947
With Robert Mitchum, Kirk Douglas, Jane Greer
35 mm OV 97 min

Sunday, June 03 2018
arsenal cinema: Anna May Wong – Star, Icon, Boundary Breaker

07:30 pm Cinema 1


Daughter of Shanghai

Daughter of Shanghai Robert Florey
USA 1937 With Anna May Wong, Philip Ahn, Anthony Quinn
35 mm OV 61 min
Preserved by the Library of Congress

Introduced by Yumin Li, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
arsenal cinema: Magical History Tour – Light in Film

08:00 pm Cinema 2


Stellet Licht

Stellet Licht
Carlos Reygadas Mexico/F/NL/Germany 2007
35 mm OV/GeS 136 min