1927 in film

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The following is an overview of 1927 in film, including significant events, a list of films released and notable births and deaths.wikipedia
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Love (1927 American film)

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Love (1927) is a silent film directed by Edmund Goulding and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

1st Academy Awards

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May 11 - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is founded in Los Angeles by Douglas Fairbanks. The 1st Academy Awards (Oscars) will be awarded to films which are released in 1927 or 1928.
The 1st Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 1927 and 1928 and took place on May 16, 1929 at a private dinner held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles, California.

Academy Award for Best Actor

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Best Actor: Emil Jannings for The Way of All Flesh and the 1928 movie The Last Command

Academy Award for Best Actress

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Best Actress: Janet Gaynor for Seventh Heaven and Sunrise, as well as the 1928 movie Street Angel

Academy Award for Best Director

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Best Director: Frank Borzage for Seventh Heaven

List of Soviet films of 1927

U.S.S.R.
Bed and Sofa (Tretya meshchanskaya) - (U.S.S.R.)
A list of films produced in the Soviet Union in 1927 (see 1927 in film).

Berlin: Symphony of a Metropolis

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Berlin: Symphony of a Great City (documentary) - (Germany)
Berlin: Symphony of a Metropolis or Berlin: Symphony of a Great City (Berlin: Die Sinfonie der Großstadt) is a 1927 German silent film directed by Walter Ruttmann, co-written by Carl Mayer and Karl Freund.

The Bugle Call

''The Bugle Call'
The Bugle Call is a 1927 American silent drama film directed by Edward Sedgwick and starring Jackie Coogan and Claire Windsor, which was released on August 6, 1927.

List of French films of 1927

France
Education of a Prince - (France)
A list of films produced in France in 1927:

Education of a Prince

Éducation de Prince
Education of a Prince - (France)
Éducation de Prince (English: Education of a Prince) was a silent French film released in 1927.

Gilbert Roland

The Dove, directed by Roland West, starring Norma Talmadge, Gilbert Roland and Noah Beery
Rose of the Golden West (1927) as Juan

The Lady in Ermine

The Lady in Ermine, directed by James Flood, starring Corinne Griffith
The Lady in Ermine is a 1927 American silent romantic drama film directed by James Flood and produced by and starring Corinne Griffith, and distributed by First National Pictures.

The Patent Leather Kid

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The Patent Leather Kid, starring Richard Barthelmess
The Patent Leather Kid is a 1927 American silent drama film which tells the story of a boxer who scoffs at fighting outside the ring... particularly for the United States once it enters World War I.

Singed

Singed, starring Blanche Sweet and Warner Baxter
Singed is a 1927 American silent drama film produced and distributed by Fox Film Corporation.

The Scar of Shame

The Scar of Shame, a race movie starring Harry Henderson and Lucia Lynn Moses
The Scar of Shame is a silent film, which was filmed in 1926 and released in 1927.

B. Reeves Eason

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Johnny Get Your Hair Cut, directed by B. Reeves Eason and Archie Mayo starring Harry Carey
1927 : Johnny Get Your Hair Cut

Academy Award for Best Picture

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August 12 - Paramount's dramatic film Wings, which will go on to win the first Academy Award for Best Picture, opens at the Criterion Theater in New York City, with an unheard-of roadshow admission price of $2.00 per ticket.

List of British films of 1927

1927Britain
Blighty, directed by Adrian Brunel; starring Ellaline Terriss and Lillian Hall-Davis - (Britain) Huntingtower, by George Pearson, starring Harry Lauder - (Britain)
1927 in film

Duncan Sisters

Vivian Duncan
Topsy and Eva, directed by Del Lord; starring Rosetta Duncan and Vivian Duncan
A huge hit in its day, Topsy and Eva was subsequently adapted into a 1927 silent movie, directed by Del Lord with some additional scenes by D.W. Griffith.

George Pearson (filmmaker)

George Pearson
Huntingtower, by George Pearson, starring Harry Lauder - (Britain)
Huntingtower (1927)

Race film

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The Scar of Shame, a race movie starring Harry Henderson and Lucia Lynn Moses
The Scar of Shame (1927)

William A. Wellman

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Wings, directed by William A. Wellman, starring Clara Bow, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers and Richard Arlen
Wings (1927)

Harry A. Pollard

Harry Pollard
Uncle Tom's Cabin, directed by Harry A. Pollard, starring Margarita Fischer
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1927)