Monday, July 17, 2006
Edna Purviance - Charlie Chaplin's Leading Lady
'The Angel from Nevada'
featuring Lita Hill, Edna's Grand Niece
Labor Day Weekend 2006
SEPTEMBER 2, 2006 - SATURDAY - 11:30 AM
RENAISSANCE HOTEL - THIRD FLOOR
First video documentary on Edna Purviance with never before seen photos of Edna, Charlie Chaplin, Edna's lost film (The Sea Gull), Education of the Prince, 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.
('The Angel from Nevada' is 56 minutes that includes a special 10 minute silent section with music about Edna's life.) Day Passes are available. Check the Cinecon site for more details.
LINK TO CINECON LISTING
LINK ABOUT LITA HILL
Linda Wada and Lita Hill are also collaborating on the first major biography of Purviance.
Posted by Edna's Place at 7:30 AM