April 28th, 29th, 30th, 2018
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Sloans Lake, at 4255 W. Colfax Ave. in Denver.
 (720) 588-4107
April 26th, 27th, 28th, 2019
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Sloans Lake, at 4255 W. Colfax Ave. in Denver.
 (720) 588-4107

Denver Silent Film Festival 

The Denver Silent Film Festival was established in September of 2010. The Denver Silent Film Festival presents a broad spectrum of silent film by programming a lively and thought-provoking mix of educational and entertaining films. American and foreign classics, as well as lesser-known rare and restored films will be presented.

Denver Silent Film Festival Mission

The Denver Silent Film Festival is dedicated to celebrate and increase appreciation of worldwide silent film, both through its annual festival and year-round programming.

Denver Silent Film Festival Vision

In the era of silent film, filmmakers first invented a new art form and then created a startling range of beloved masterpieces. Those films form the basis of cinema in the present, as well as being great art and entertainment on their own. Understanding and appreciating silent film is crucial to knowing our own society and culture.

Festival board of Directors

Howie Movshovitz

Ex-Officio, Board Member

Michele Lyn

DSFF Community Volunteer/

UCD CAM Advisory Board Member

Rene' O'Connell                  Board President

David Dynak

Co-Founder, Board Member

Romaine Pachecho

Board Member

Craig Volk

Board Member

Staff List

Howie Movshovitz

Co-founder, Festival Director

Zoe Movshovitz

Operations Director

Genevieve Waller 

Social Media Manager

 

Michael Lamb

Social Media Manager/Web Master

Festival Advisory Committee

Alexander Payne

Academy Award winning Director/Screenwriter

J. Wheeler Weber                 WeberPrincipal, Engaged Minds Inc.

Richard J. Meyer PhD. 

Professor of Film, Seattle University, President Emeritus of the San Francisco Silent Film Festival, Member, Board of Directors, Seattle International Film Festival

Patricia Prevost                 Director of Leadership Giving, KUNC Public Radio, Colorado

Shelton G. Stanfill (*Emeritus)

Principal and CEO, SGS Ltd., Georgia, Chairman of the Board, Telluride Film Festival, Director, National Film Preserve

Stacey Wisnia

Executive Director, San Fransisco Silent Film Festival

Donald Zuckerman

Film Commissioner State of Colorado

Denver Silent Film Festival 2020