Screening & Live Event
Live music by Donald Sosin
Dir. Howard Hawks. 1928, 75 mins. 35mm print from The Museum of Modern Art. With Charles Farrell, Greta Nissen. In this melodramatic desert romance, Fazil, an Arabian prince, marries Fabienne, a carefree Parisienne. But once Fabienne is subjected to the rigors of desert life, she rebels. Prince Fazil leaves her for his beloved desert and establishes a harem in this rarely screened Hawks silent.
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