Mary Pickford will be the feature for the Venice Historical Society (VHS) evening 14 December, 7 pm at the Oakwood Recreation Center (California and 7th Ave). Award-winning documentary filmmaker Elaina Archer will show rare film clips of Pickford and comment on all.
Price is $8 for non members and $5 for members.
Jill Prestup, president of VHS, says:
This lecture is a tribute ti one of the most powerful and talented women in American cinema. Elaina will be presenting rare clips from Pickford’s films, discussing her life and entire career from 1909 to 1933. She will show clips from the films filed in Venice. Elaina will also share the work the Mary Pickford Foundation is doing.