“Oliver-Film” on Ebay

These “Oliver-Film” production stills recently came to light in a European collection of film ephemera. I’m trying to connect the dots and establish which films they may have come from. Who out there can identify these mysterious actors I wonder? Any help would be greatly appreciated!s-l1600

NEW!!! Ballhaus Berlin Screening June 25th 2015

After the passage of a century, two long-forgotten silent films return to the city of their birth…Here is a short clip from the June 25th screening of Oliver-Film’s “Im Reich Der Zwerge” and “Guido der Erste” which was held at the magnificent Ballhaus Berlin.

Music by Romain Azzaro (aka Rouge Mécanique) and Aurélien Rivière (aka DoubtingThomas)

Editing:Ethan Belcourt-Lowe

Cinematography: Derek Howard

With grateful thanks to The Eye Film Institute, Netherlands and the National Library of Norway

David Oliver…Enemy Alien

This just in. Recently declassified files finally expose the fact that David Oliver, one-time producer of “Cabinet of Dr, Caligari”, founder of the studios of UFA, director of Decla-Bioscop, and head of Ibérica Films was interned by the British government as an enemy alien…oliver letter intern 2 1oliver letter internLondon Film Letter_Oliver