Event Film and Video Screenings Ramona (United Artists, 1928)

Date and Location

  • When: Friday, May 3, 2024

    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm EDT

  • Where: National Audio-Visual Conservation Center - Packard Campus Theater

    19053 Mount Pony Road, Culpeper, VA 22701-7551

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Ramona (Dolores Del Rio), a young ward of a tyrannical California sheep rancher, elopes with Native American chieftain Alessandro (Warner Baxter), hoping for a new life embracing her heritage. Edwin Carewe directed this adaptation of Helen Hunt Jackson’s popular 1884 novel. Plus short subject. Silent, with live musical accompaniment by Ben Model.  Black & white, 80 min. (Digital)