His People (aka; Proud Heart) is a 1925 silent film about a young, Jewish boxer growing up on the Lower East Side of Manhattan directed by Edward Sloman. According to film historian Lester Friedman, “Sloman portrays immigrant life in America.”[1]

His People
Directed byEdward Sloman
Produced byCarl Laemmle
Written byIsadore Bernstein (story)
Charles E. Whittaker (scenario)
Alfred A. Cohn(scenario)
StarringRudolph Schildkraut
CinematographyMax Dupont
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • November 1, 1925 (1925-11-01)
Running time
9 reels; 8,983 feet
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent film
English intertitles

The film is preserved at the Library of Congress.[2]

ScoreEdit

In 2004, Paul Shapiro wrote a score for the film.[3]

In 2007 Peter Rothbart, a professor of Music at Ithaca College wrote a score for the film.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FLEFF Screening of Silent Film on Immigrant Life Will Feature World Premiere of Original Score, [1]
  2. ^ His People at silentera.com
  3. ^ "Films/His People". Archived from the original on December 1, 2008. Retrieved February 9, 2009.
  4. ^ FLEFF Screening of Silent Film on Immigrant Life Will Feature World Premiere of Original Score, [2]

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