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Preserved Films

Bayshore Round-Up (1920)

Film showing the Bayshore Amusement Park in its heyday, preserved by the Maryland Historical Society with NFPF support.

Lost and Found: New Zealand

Thanks to a multi-year collaboration involving the New Zealand Film Archive, the NFPF, and the largest American nitrate archives, scores of “lost” American silent-era films are being returned to the big screen and shared with new audiences. Sample a selection here. More will be added to our site in the months ahead.

A Bashful Bigamist (1920)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

The Big Show (1926)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Billy and His Pal (1911)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

Brilliantino the Bullfighter (1922)

Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive

By Might of His Right (1915)

Preserved by George Eastman House

Captain Jinks, the Cobbler (1916)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Charming Display at Perfect Back Contest (1928)

Preserved by Library of Congress

China and the Chinese, Part 2 (1917)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

Defying Destiny (1923)

Preserved by George Eastman House

The Diver (1911)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

Dodge Motor Cars (ca. 1917)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

An Easter “Lily” (1914)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Fordson Tractors (ca. 1917)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

The Gilded Cage (1915)

Preserved by Library of Congress

The Girl Stage Driver (1914)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

The Greater Call (1910)

Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive

Henry's Busted Romance (1922)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Her First Kiss (1919)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

The Hidden Way (1926)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

His Mother's Thanksgiving (1910)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

His Taking Ways (1926)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Hold ’Em Yale (1928)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

"Hollywood Snapshots" (1922)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Hunting Wild Geese for Market (1914)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

A Husband in Haste (1920)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Idle Wives (1916)

Preserved by Library of Congress

The Jam Makers (1919?)

Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive

Jean the Match-maker (1910)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Kick Me Again (1925)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Latest Dance Creation is ‘Sugar Foot Strut’ (ca. 1928)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Maytime (1923)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Midnight Madness (1928)

Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive

A Modern Cinderella (1910)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Moonlight Nights (1925)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Mules and Gob Talk (1920)

Preserved by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Oh! What a Day! (1923)

Preserved by George Eastman House

Oils Well! (1923)

Preserved by Museum of Modern Art

Reckless Youth (1922)

Preserved by George Eastman House

Rips and Rushes (1917)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Run ’Em Ragged (1920)

Preserved by Library of Congress

"Selznick News" (1921?)

Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive

Snooky’s Twin Troubles (1921)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Torture De Luxe (ca. 1926)

Preserved by George Eastman House

A Trip through China (1915)

Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive

Tropical Nights (1920)

Preserved by George Eastman House

Unseen Forces (1920)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Upstage Trailer (1926)

Preserved by George Eastman House

Walk,—You, Walk! (1912)

Preserved by Library of Congress

Why Husbands Flirt (1918)

Preserved by George Eastman House

A Window on Washington Park (1913)

Preserved by UCLA Film & Television Archive

The Woman Hater (1910)

Preserved by George Eastman House