Comfort Film Presents
Silent Films and Loud Music series
The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921)
with a live musical score by Sara Goodman and Reid Karris.
Directed by: Rex Ingram
Starring: Pomeroy Cannon
Running time: 156 minutes
Silent English intertitles
Plot: Julio Madariaga is the Argentine patriarch of a wealthy family. He has two daughters, the elder wed to a Frenchman and the other to a German. He prefers the Frenchman and his family, especially his grandson Julio, causing jealousy from the German and his three sons. When Madariaga dies, the family splits up, each son-in-law returning to his own country. The Frenchman and his own move to Paris, where Julio becomes an artist and has an affair with an unhappily married woman, the lovely Marguerite Laurier. Her husband finds out, but before he can finalize a divorce, World War One rears its head and both sides of the family will endure great suffering in the conflict, especially since they must fight one another on the battlefield. --IMDB
About Sara Goodman and Reid Karris.
Sara Goodman (of Screen + Projector)
Reid Karris (of Set Yourself on Fire)
The screening will be outside on the Comfort Station Lawn weather permitting.