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Entente Cordiale

France, 1912 (MIFF 1969, Programme 6)

Director: Max Linder

Max Linder, the dapper French comedian of silent films, was a forerunner of Chaplin. In this reissue, the always impeccably dressed Max is a bachelor who lost his maid. So he must battle with the problems of housekeeping alone ....

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The Pedicure

France, 1910
One of Max Lander's most charming comedies; it contains no captions and relies on Lander's artistry which lifts it so highly above its contemporaries. ... More »

THE MAN IN THE SILK HAT

France, 1983
The pictorial biography of Max Linder who died nearly 60 years ago, retrieved and restored by the daughter who never new him. Maude Linder was a baby when her parents ... committed suicide (for reaso… More »

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