Silent Film Industry in Santa Barbara

Neal Graffy and Michael Redmon talked about the American Film Manufacturing Company, also known as Flying “A” Studios, a studio that produced silent films in… read more

Neal Graffy and Michael Redmon talked about the American Film Manufacturing Company, also known as Flying “A” Studios, a studio that produced silent films in Santa Barbara, California from 1912-1921. The studio produced nearly 1,000 films while in Santa Barbara. Mr. Graffy spoke about the studio and the impact it had on the area.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Santa Barbara, California, from January 9-15, 2016, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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Silent Film Industry in Santa Barbara

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Program ID:
404333-1
Category:
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Location:
Santa Barbara, California, United States
First Aired:
Feb 07, 2016 | 2:24pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 14, 2016 | 7:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 07, 2016 | 2:24pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 07, 2016 | 3:51pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 08, 2016 | 6:24am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2016 | 3:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2016 | 11:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 14, 2016 | 7:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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