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    Sunrise (Fox, 1927). Photos (5) (8" X 10").
    Vintage silver gelatine, double and single weight, glossy and matte finish photographs. There are fine examples of how brilliant silent film directors and actors could completely delineate an entire plotline and keep it understandable, compelling, and satisfying. But perhaps there is no better film to illustrate the height that "wordless cinema" could aspire to, than F.W. Murnau's landmark film, Sunrise. Winning three Oscars is only the beginning of understanding how important is this film's place in history. Offered in this lot are two double weight, linen finish photographs as well as three single weight, glossy finish photos, one stamped on the verso with the title and credit information. All photos are in very nice condition. Very Fine.


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