Edna Purviance's bio

Currently working on Edna Purviance's family biography. Draft is done. Photo: Leading Ladies © used by ednapurviance.org

Monday, May 15, 2006

CINECON 2006 HOLLYWOOD - EDNA PURVIANCE


Edna Purviance
"The Angel from Nevada"
Featuring Lita Hill, Edna's Grand Niece

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - LABOR DAY WEEKEND
September 2, 2006 - 11:30 AM
Renaissance Hotel - Third Floor
Cinecon 42 - Film Festival


Created by Linda Wada, with documentary on Edna Purviance
from the ednapurviance.org Research File

First video documentary on Edna Purviance with never before seen photos of Edna Purviance, Charlie Chaplin, images from Edna's lost film (The Sea Gull), Edna's French film: Education of the Prince, a new theory on how Chaplin found Edna and her later years as told by her grand niece, Lita Hill, who knew Edna for over 20 years. This includes Edna's time with her family and rare images from her personal life, including her marriage to Jack Squire.

About 56 minutes which includes a special 10 minute silent section with music.

Cinecon will hold the showing on the third floor where the festival events are held at the Renaissance. Contact Cinecon about day passes or five day passes.


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3 comments:

Mark said...

Linda,

Your efforts toward Edna have been great and very informative. Keep up your great work as you always do. Kudos to you!!

_Mark

Garen said...

Yes, very well done Linda - you're a real star for Edna.

Edna's Place said...

Thank you so much Garen... And thank you too, Mark. I have loads of work to do, but want to work on doing the very best I can for Edna, and for Lita and Ellie...

And thanks so much for all your great support too. Edna would be so pleased to know she has such loyal fans...