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Hitchcock Silents: The Ring

Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Houston at Museum of Fine Arts Houston - Brown Auditorium, Houston TX

May 16 2014
Hitchcock Silents: The Ring

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents a special film series: Hitchcock Silents.

After beginning his career in London as an art director and screenwriter, cinematic master Alfred Hitchcock (1899–1980) was given the opportunity to direct his first feature-length film ("The Pleasure Garden") in 1925. But it was his 1927 feature, "The Lodger," that he considered his “first true film.”

Observing “silent pictures are the purist form of cinema,” Hitchcock’s silent films featured early explorations of themes that would preoccupy him through his long career, including deception and romantic

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ADMISSION INFO

Special ticket prices apply for these silent-film concerts. General admission is $15. MFAH members, students with ID, and senior adults receive a $3 discount.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

7pm

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Museum of Fine Arts Houston - Brown Auditorium

1001 Bissonnet Street, Houston, TX 77006

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