Those Awful Hats

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Those Awful Hats
Directed by D. W. Griffith
Written byD.W. Griffith
Starring Mack Sennett
Cinematography G. W. Bitzer
Release date
  • January 25, 1909 (1909-01-25)
Running time
2 minutes (18 frame/s)
CountryUnited States
LanguageSilent
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Those Awful Hats is a 1909 American short comedy film directed by D.W. Griffith and starring Mack Sennett. It takes place in a small, crowded movie theatre, where the patrons are perpetually distracted by people - primarily women - wearing large, ostentatious hats that obstruct everyone else's views of the screen. The film ends with a title card reading, "Ladies Will Please Remove Their Hats." A print of the film survives in the film archive of the Library of Congress. [1]

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References

  1. "Progressive Silent Film List: Those Awful Hats". Silent Era. Retrieved November 24, 2008.