Stanley Film Festival - The Fall of the House of Usher
France, 1928, 66 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: USA
Based on the works of Edgar Allen Poe, this rarely seen macabre silent film continues the Festival's tradition of live score accompaniment to horror of the past.
"The great hall in Jean Epstein's 'The Fall of the House of Usher' is one of the most haunting spaces in the movies."
DIRECTOR: Jean Epstein
Producer: Jean Epstein
Screenwriter: Edgar Allan Poe, Luis Buñuel, Jean Epstein
Cinematographer: Georges Lucas, Jean Lucas
Principal Cast: Jean Debucourt, Marguerite Gance, Charles Lamy, Fournez-Goffard