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Film Programs
The Sin of Nora Moran preceded by Hearst Metrotone News and Balloon Land

March 10 at 4:30
East Building Auditorium

An audacious use of flashbacks within flashbacks contributes to the feverish, hallucinatory tone of this lurid melodrama about a circus performer (the enigmatic Zita Johann) who becomes the mistress of an ambitious politician. Accused of a murder she did not commit, she prepares to die in the electric chair. (Phil Goldstone, 1933, 65 minutes)

Before the feature: Hearst Metrotone News, vol. 4, no. 269 (1933, 9 minutes), and Balloon Land (Ub Iwerks, 1935, 7 minutes)

still from The Sin of Nora Moran
courtesy Capitol Film Exchange/Photofest

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