If you love classic films, silent films, and everything about early films, you don’t want to miss the Columbus Moving Picture Show from May 26-29, 2022 at Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel!
This classic movie film festival and convention specializes in silent films, shorts, serials, pre-code films, animation, Technicolor, B-movies and more from the pre-60s era. Dealers set up in a large ballroom and sell vintage memorabilia, books, DVDs, records, etc.
There will also be author signings with Richard Barrios, James D’Arc, Scott Eyman, Tim Lussier, Robert Matzen, Maggie McCormick, Nick Santa Maria, Lisa Stein Haven and more. Annual staples include animation program, Charley Chase trio, Laurel & Hardy shorts.
Movie buffs will love 16mm films nearly continually through the weekend. Two rare pieces of old Hollywood will be screened Wednesday evening at Wexner Center for the Arts.
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Full 4 day registration for Adults: $65. Kids free with adult admission
Bundles and gear are available for purchase as well.
Live piano accompaniment by Dr. Philip Carli and David Drazin during silent films.
There are movies screening almost continually through the event. See full schedule here once times are set.
The Student of Prague (1913)
The Little Cafe (1919)
Flesh and Blood (1922)
Wild Beauty (1927)
Murder at the Vanities (1934)
Two Thoroughbreds (1939)
The Adventures of Red Ryder (1940) serial
Behind the News (1940)
Love Thy Neighbor (1940)
Hold That Ghost (1941)
Invisible Ghost (1941)
Is Everybody Happy? (1943)
Stork Bites Man (1947)
Canon City (1948)
Glen or Glenda? (1953)
Marry Me Again (1953)
Top Banana (1954)
….and more to be announced!
50 N. 3rd Street
Columbus, OH 43215