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Simone Simon illustration with black cat with bloody mouth to her side
"Cat People" (1942)

Film Loans from the Library of Congress — October 2023

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Here are some of the titles from the Library’s motion picture collections–many preserved by the NAVCC film laboratory–that we’re loaning for exhibition this month. As always, we can’t guarantee that schedules won’t change or links get broken, but this is our best information at the time of publication.

Moody stills from film with actress Joan Bennett pictured, crawling, down left.
“The Woman on the Beach” (1947)

New York Film Festival 61 presented by Film at Lincoln Center     New York City, New York

THE WOMAN ON THE BEACH (1947), 35mm    October 1, 5, 6

https://www.filmlinc.org/nyff2023/films/the-woman-on-the-beach/

In lobby card, Lillian Gish is seen tending to wounded man
“The Enemy” (1927)

Filmotecta de Catalunya     Barcelona, Spain

THE ENEMY (1927), 35mm     October 3, 12

https://www.filmoteca.cat/web/en/node/49840

Large letters frame a deco-inspired window through which is a woman putting on her stockings.
“Left Over Ladies” (1931)

 

Billy Wilder Theater, UCLA      Los Angeles, California

LEFTOVER LADIES (1931), 35mm     October 8

https://www.cinema.ucla.edu/events/2023/10/08/archive-talks-leftover-ladies

Idealized Western scene of bandit eyeing a stagecoach
“The Heart of the Bandit” (1915)

Le Giornate del Cinema Muto     Pordenone, Italy

THE HEART OF A BANDIT (1915), 35mm     October 7

THE RIVALS (1923), 35mm     October 12

CONRAD IN QUEST OF HIS YOUTH (1920), DCP     October 14

http://www.giornatedelcinemamuto.it/en/

Moody stills from film with actress Joan Bennett pictured, crawling, down left.
“The Woman on the Beach” (1947)

Viennale ’23     Vienna, Austria

THE WOMAN ON THE BEACH (1947), 35mm     October 19-31

https://www.viennale.at/en/preview/about-v23

Black and white photo of a boy and his dog
“Penrod and Same” (1923)

Filmoteka Narodowa – Instytut Audiowizualny     Warsaw, Poland

PENROD AND SAM (1923), DCP     October 19

CLASH OF THE WOLVES (1925), digital     October 19

https://fina.gov.pl/

Prisoners in old-fashioned stripes, in a jail scene from the film
“I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang” (1932)

Doc Films     Chicago, Illinois

I AM A FUGITIVE FROM A CHAIN GANG (1932) 35mm     October 23

HEAT LIGHTNING (1934), 35mm     October 30

https://docfilms.org/calendar/

Harold Lloyd and co-star in hand-tinted photo from the film
“The Kid Brother” (1927)

George Eastman Museum     Rochester, New York

THE KID BROTHER (1927), 35mm     October 24

https://www.eastman.org/event/film-screenings/kid-brother

Simone Simon illustration with black cat with bloody mouth to her side
“Cat People” (1942)

The Campus Theatre     Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

CAT PEOPLE (1942), 35mm     October 24

https://www.campustheatre.org/in-the-queue

Headshot of silent film actor Sidney Drew
Sidney Drew

Museum of Modern Art     New York, New York

HER ANNIVERSARIES (1917), 35mm     October 25

https://www.moma.org/calendar/?happening_filter=Films&locale=en&page=2

 

 

 

 

 

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