Silent film

Immerse yourself in the captivating world of silent film. Explore our top picks and hidden gems for a unique cinematic experience that will transport you back in time.
Authentic 1920s Makeup Tutorial Burlesque, Gatsby, Vintage Makeup, 1920s Makeup Authentic, 1910 Makeup, Vintage Makeup 1920s, 1920’s Makeup, 1920's Makeup, 20s Makeup

Most 1920s makeup tutorials online show how to apply 1920s inspired makeup or looks based off of black and white film movie stars. Both are inaccurate to the real 1920s. Makeup for the everyday woman was much softer and more natural. This tutorial is about creating the natural 1920s look for both the day and

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Movie Gifs, Movie Scenes, Colleen Moore, Film Tips, Eye Tricks, Film Effect, Harold Lloyd, Mary Pickford, Silent Movie

When you can’t rely on a computer to improve (or fake) a movie scene, you gotta improvise. And back in the days of silent films, filmmakers were really, really good at coming up with creative ways to cook up special effects. It was a master class of using specific camera angles, splicing together shots, using glass matte paintings, and twisting perspectives to make things look as realistic as possible. Silent Movie GIFs is an excellent resource that reveals how things used to be done in the…

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Max Factor’s Clown Contouring Make-Up of Early Television 1920 Makeup, Vintage Makeup, Vintage Film, Gothic Makeup, Fantasy Makeup, Silent Movie, Silent Film Stars, Movie Stars, Maquillage Normal

I doubt these ladies felt at all ready for their close-up, but this is what it looked like to be camera-ready in the early years of black & white commercial television. Technology for the new medium in those days lacked a significant amount of contrast and wasn’t capable of showing certain colours. Make-up artist to the…