Women Filmmakers: Silents through 1930s - Lois Weber's Shoes

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Rancho Mirage Public Library
Community Room

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Lois Weber’s Shoes (1916) Filmed on the streets of Los Angeles, this heartbreaking silent cinematic masterpiece by director Lois Weber stars 16-year-old sensation Mary McLaren as a poverty-stricken shop girl who struggles to provide for her family in an era where women’s equality and sexual freedom did not exist. With a new score by Donald Sosin and Mimi Rabson.
Event Type(s): Film