The Girl With the Hat Box
(Boris Barnet, 1927).
This charming housing-shortage comedy is Russian director Boris Barnet's best-known movie, mainly because it features the future failed Hollywood star Anna Sten, here a Soviet Kewpie doll with bee-stung lips, working for a shady, profiteering milliner.
Sat., Aug. 22, 9:45 p.m.; Sun., Aug. 23, 2:15 p.m., 2009
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