Charles Chaplin's retrospective

The Gold Rush

The Gold Rush

Film info

  • Country:SAD
  • Director:Charles Chaplin
  • Year:1925
  • Duration:95'
  • Actors:Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray, Georgia Hale

Storyline

„The Gold Rush“ is set in Alaska during the gold rush in 1898. Little Tramp Charlie is one of many unsuccessful treasure hunters. Big Jim saves him from violent Larsen after which Charlie meets a girl Georgia in a bar and falls in love with her. When she doesn't come to New Year's dinner which Charlie made especially for her, disappointed Charlie joins Jim in a treasure hunt. In the mountaints they are caught in a big snowy storm and they find themselves isolated from the rest of the world.

About the director

Charles Spencer Chaplin was born in Walworth, London, England on April 16, 1889. Considered to be one of the most pivotal stars of the early days of Hollywood, Charlie Chaplin lived an interesting life both in his films and behind the camera. He is most recognized as an icon of the silent film era, often associated with his popular character, the Little Tramp; the man with the toothbrush mustache, bowler hat, bamboo cane, and a funny walk. Chaplin began his official acting career at the age of eight, touring with the Eight Lancashire Lads. At age 18, he began touring with Fred Karno's vaudeville troupe, joining them on the troupe's 1910 United States tour. In 1972, he was honored with an Academy Award for his "incalculable effect in making motion pictures the art form of the century." Six of Chaplin's films have been selected for preservation in the National Film Registry „for their cultural, historical and aesthetical significant“. Charlie Chaplin was considered one of the greatest filmmakers in the history of American cinema, whose movies were and still are popular throughout the world.

Screening schedule

  • 23.08.2018.

    Borovo theatre

    15:00h

Tickets for screenings at Cinestar Vukovar, Danubian Sand Island, Borovo Cinema are free. For screenings at locations - Terrace of Agency for Waterways and Castle Eltz Park admission is 15 HRK. Tickets.

Festival hosts
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