FLORA FINCH (1867-1940) was an English-born film actress who starred in over 300 silent films, including over 200 for the Vitagraph Studios film company. Starting in 1910 she was often paired with John Bunny in comedies. After Bunny's death in 1915 she continued to make comedy shorts, but with less success. She started her own production company, "Flora Finch Productions", but was never able to regain her popularity. She died age 72 from blood poisoning from a cut.
https://flic.kr/p/MatuEF | Anthony Quinn | Big East-German collectors card by Progress Film-Verleih, Berlin, no. 15/82. Mexican-American actor Anthony Quinn (1915-2001) started as a contract player at Paramount, where he mainly played villains and ethnic types. He became disenchanted with his career and did not renew his Paramount contract. Instead, he returned to the stage and replaced Marlon Brando as Stanley Kowalski in A Streetcar Named Desire on Broadway. This performance made his…
1920s makeup inspiration. In the age of silent films, your face had to tell the whole story. There’s no better example of this than the great Theda Bara – nicknamed ‘the Vamp’ for her femme fatale roles in films like Cleopatra, Salome, The Siren’s Song and A Fool There Was.
Alice in Wonderland~ (1915)Thanks to its imagination, costume designer, boldness and skillfulness W. W. Young film direction "Alice In Wonderland" is the best film adaptation of the Carroll's novel. It's a special delicacy: an early silent film masterpiece that every silent film fan shouldn't miss. Watch it here.