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Gender Adventures

A woman pointing a gun at a man in an Old West setting.
August 19, 2022 - 7:30 pm

From the Old West to the (now not so) distant future, women take center stage and drive the action in this program of adventures.

The Red Girl and the Child

U.S., 1910

DCP, b&w, silent, 17 min. Museum of Modern Art. Music composed by Don Ross.

The Girl Spy Before Vicksburg

U.S., 1910

DCP, b&w, silent, 15 min. EYE Filmmuseum. Music composed by Meg Morley.

A Range Romance

U.S., 1911

DCP, b&w, silent, 13 min. Library of Congress. Music composed by Dreamland Faces.


The Night Rider

U.S. 1920

DCP, b&w, silent, 25 min. Music composed by Lorena Ruiz Trejo and María Fernanda García Solar.

What's the World Coming to?

U.S., 1926

DCP, b&w, silent, 23 min. San Francisco Silent Film Festival. Music composed by Guenter Buchwald and Frank Bockius.

Total runtime: 92 min.