The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is teaming up with Cinefamily for a program of "Unseen Hitchcock: Home Movies & Other Rarities" culled from the Academy Film Archive on Saturday at the Silent Movie Theatre.
Think of it as an evening of Alfred Hitchcock's "B-Sides." Included in the evening are a 35mm screening of "Bon Voyage," the 1944 French-language propaganda short Hitch made for the British Ministry of Information; test footage for an unmade 1960s Mod thriller "Kaleidoscope" (not to be confused with the 1966 "Kaleidoscope" with Warren Beatty); screen tests of
These "B-Sides" are just part of a summer of Hitchcock. Next week, the Academy will present the silent and sound versions of his 1929 thriller "Blackmail," as well as 1954's
Besides Saturday's program, Cinefamily will be presenting an episode of "Alfred Hitchcock Presents," with guest