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Museum of the Moving Image: Silent Film Era

Between 1894 and 1931, the nascent film industry produced hundreds of silent films. According to the Museum of the Moving Image (MMI), only about 20% of these silent films still exist. The Museum of Moving Images (MMI) was founded in 1988 on the site of the former Paramount Astoria Studios, where numerous prominent silent films were produced. On the Silent Film Era portion of its website, users...