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Title The mystery of the leaping fish : Chess fever
Published [Sandy Hook, CT] : Video Yesteryear : Mad Phat Enterprises, 2007


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 MELB  791.4375 Fai/Mot  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (66 min.) : silent, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Two short comedies; a satire on Sherlock Holmes which "concerns a professional incident in the life of the world's greatest scientific detective, Coke Ennyday" and unconventional domestic comedy made during the International Chess Tournament in Moscow
Credits Mystery of the leaping fish (1916) / Triangle Film Corporation ; direction, John Emerson ; story by Tod Browning. Chess fever (1925) / Mezhrabpom-Russ ; directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and Nikolai Shpikovsky
Performer Mystery of the leaping fish: Douglas Fairbanks, Alma Reubens, Bessie Love, Tom Wilson, A.D. Sears. Chess fever: Jose Capablanca, Vladimir Fogel, Sergei Komarov, Alexandra Khokhlova
Notes DVD. No region specified
Genre/Form Silent films.
Short films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings.
Author Fairbanks, Douglas, 1883-1939.
Rubens, Alma, 1897-1931.
Love, Bessie.
Emerson, John, 1874-1956.
Browning, Tod, 1880-1962.
Pudovkin, Vsevolod Illarionovich, 1893-1953.
Shpikovskiĭ, Nikolaĭ, 1897-1977.
Zemt͡sova, A. (Anna)
Fogelʹ, Vladimir Petrovich, 1902-1929.
Triangle Film Corporation.
Video Yesteryear (Firm)
Other Titles Chess fever
Shakhmatna͡ia gor͡iachka