Films byTexts by Charles Chaplin
FILMCharles Chaplin, 1928, 72’
The Tramp wanders into a circus carnival, and finds himself embroiled with a pickpocket and the police, in a funhouse and a hall of mirrors. Evading his pursuers, he rushes into the circus ring, and wrecks the performance of an illusionist - to the delight of the audience.
FILMCharles Chaplin, 1931, 87’
With the aid of a wealthy erratic tippler, a dewy-eyed tramp who has fallen in love with a sightless flower girl accumulates money to be able to help her medically.
FILMCharles Chaplin, 1936, 87’
“Unemployment is the vital question. [...] Machinery should benefit mankind. It should not spell tragedy and throw it out of work.”
Charles Chaplin in a newspaper in 1931