Charlie Chaplin : Charlot...forever!

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Charlie Chaplin : The endearing figure of his Little Tramp was instantly recognizable around the globe and brought laughter to millions. Still is. Still does...

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Charlie Chaplin : Charlot...forever!

  1. 1. The slides advance automatically Music : Mozart - Violin Romance
  2. 2. The endearing figure of his Little Tramp was instantly recognizable around the globe and brought laughter to millions. Still is. Still does . Charlie Chaplin
  3. 3. Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin , KBE (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977), better known as Charlie Chaplin , was an Academy Award - winning English comedic actor. Chaplin became one of the most famous actors as well as a notable filmmaker, composer and musician in the early to mid Hollywood cinema era. He is considered one of the finest mimes and clowns ever captured on film. He greatly influenced other performers. Chaplin acted in, directed, scripted, produced, and eventually scored his own films as one of the most creative and influential personalities of the silent-film era. His working life in entertainment spanned over 65 years, from the Victorian stage and the Music Hall in the United Kingdom as a child performer almost until his death at the age of 88. His high-profile public and private life encompassed both adulation and controversy. With Mary Pickford , Douglas Fairbanks, and D. W. Griffith Chaplin co-founded United Artists in 1919.
  4. 4. Chaplin's principal character was "The Tramp" (known as "Charlot" in France, and the French-speaking world, Italy, Spain, Andorra, Portugal, Greece, Romania, and Turkey, "Carlitos" in Brazil and Argentina, and "Vagabund" in Germany). "The Tramp" is a vagrant with the refined manners and dignity of a gentleman. The character wears a tight coat, oversized trousers and shoes, and a derby; carries a bamboo cane; and has a signature toothbrush moustache.
  5. 5. Chaplin together with the American socialist Max Eastman in Hollywood -1919.
  6. 6. Gandhi meets with Charlie Chaplin at the home of Dr. Kaitial in Canning Town. London, September 22, 1931.
  7. 8. Making a living - 1914
  8. 9. Kid Auto Races at Venice - 1914
  9. 10. The Champion - 1915
  10. 11. A Jitney Elopement - 1915
  11. 12. Carmen/Charlie Chaplin's Burlesque on Carmen -1916
  12. 13. A Dog’s Life - 1918
  13. 14. The Kid - 1921
  14. 16. The Gold Rush - 1925
  15. 17. The Circus - 1928
  16. 18. City Lights, produced & directed by Charlie Chaplin 1931
  17. 19. Modern Times - 1936
  18. 20. The Great Dictator - 1940
  19. 21. Monsieur Verdoux - 1947
  20. 22. A King in New York 1957
  21. 23. That’s The End ! Thank you …

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