T1, Theater 1
Silent, with musical accompaniment by Makia Matsumura

Barbed Wire. 1927. USA. Directed by Rowland V. Lee. 75 min.

With Pola Negri, Clive Brook, Einar Hanson, Gustav von Seyffertitz. Negri plays a farm girl in Normandy who becomes enamored with a German POW. The film now seems an early plea for forgiving individual Germans. There will be a book signing prior to the screening, at 7:30.

This film accompanies The Great War: A Cinematic Legacy.