2009 is the Centennial Anniversary of “Mary Pickford’s 100th Year in Film” to Celebrate the Lark is presenting the West Coast Premiere of:
"Mary Pickford, The Muse of the Movies" a documentary film that traces the life and work of the legendary silent film star, movie pioneer, and keen businesswoman who co-created United Artists Studios. Pickford's life (1892-1979) also parallels an even larger story, the telling of the birth of the cinema itself. “Mary Pickford: The Muse of the Movies is a wonderful heartfelt film that evokes a special time in the history of cinema”. Says Ken Burns, Documentary filmmaker.
There will be a Q & A after the film with Emmy and Golden Reel Award winner filmmaker Nicholas Eliopoulos.
A double Oscar winner in her day, this adoring movie portrait revisits the life and times of the woman who was “America’s Sweetheart” —35th Telluride Film Festival
Added by Marin Publicity on April 27, 2009