The Silent Treatment Film Series : Wolf Song (1929)
Part of the series The Silent Treatment Film Series
Saturday, June 4, 2022, 2:00 p.m.
The Autry: Wells Fargo Theater
- Appropriate For:
- Free for Members | Museum Admission Included With Ticket
- Reservations Recommended | Space Is Limited
About the Event
The Silent Treatment Film Series
Watch silent movies the way they were meant to be seen—on the big screen with live musical accompaniment! Showcasing a wide variety of early cinema in the best available formats, “The Silent Treatment” is a long-running silent movie film series curated by film archivists Brandee Cox and Steven Hill.
Wolf Song (1929)
Saturday, June 4, 2:00 p.m.
Free for Members | Museum Admission Included With Ticket
Reservations Recommended | Space Is Limited
Screened in 35mm! Fur trapper Sam Lash (Cooper) heads west, falls in love with the beautiful Lola (Velez) in Taos, New Mexico and has to choose between marriage and the call of the wild. From the director of Gone with the Wind, this rare film was promoted by Paramount as “A gorgeous portrayal of the lives and loves of big outdoorsmen and big-eyed senoritas in the days when a beaver’s pelt was the people’s currency.”
Directed by Victor Fleming | Starring Gary Cooper, Lupe Velez, and Louis Wolheim
Based on a story by Harvey Fergusson | Screenplay by John Farrow and Keene Thompson
Preserved by the Library of Congress
Screened in 35mm with live musical accompaniment by Cliff Retallick.