The Silent Screen & My Talking Heart: An Autobiography

The Silent Screen My Talking Heart An Autobiography Autobiography of pioneering Canadian born silent film writer director and star who moved to Idaho s Priest Lake from Hollywood in with a young son a doomed lover producer a future Academy Awar
  • Title: The Silent Screen & My Talking Heart: An Autobiography
  • Author: Nell Shipman
  • ISBN: 9780932129048
  • Page: 492
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Silent Screen & My Talking Heart: An Autobiography
    Autobiography of pioneering Canadian born silent film writer, director and star who moved to Idaho s Priest Lake from Hollywood in 1922 with a young son, a doomed lover producer, a future Academy Award winning cinematographer and a menagerie of over 70 animals TSSMTH was completed shortly before Shipman s death in 1970.
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  • Nell Shipman

    Nell Shipman was a Canadian born silent film actress At a very young age, she acted on stage but it wasn t until she married Ernest Shipman and moved to Hollywood did she start acting in films Nell Shipman was a talented actress, animal trainer and stunt woman and proved to be perfectly suited for movies filmed in nature In the early 1920s, she started Lionhead Pictures and moved to Priest Lake Idaho where she built Lionhead Lodge, part home, part studio, part haven, part zoo She lost everything after the financial disaster of one of her films After acting in a few films and plays, she developed a career in writing stories She wrote plays, screenplays, short stories, novels and children s books She died in 1970.

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  • Nell Shipman was a fascinating woman She was a film actress, filmmaker, producer, writer, stunt woman, animal trainer and activist, mother, wife, lover, etc After having seen her film The Grub Stake 1923 the financial ruin of which completely changed her life , I really wanted to read about Nell Shipman and where else to start but by reading her autobiography I m not going to lie, this is a flawed book Mostly because Shipman s talking style reads like rambling and she went over so many minute [...]


  • Really an invaluable book Nell s experiences are quite exciting Definitely a must if you like animals, early cinema, or women s rights.


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