I) All about his life… a) His Youth • His real name is Charles Spencer Chaplin. • Born in 1889 and dead in 1977. • His mother was sick and his father was alcoholic. • He had a poor situation.
b) The Birth of Charlot • Created in 1914 • On the order of Mack Snett …
II) His Filmography • In 1914 he created Charlot. • -35 movies with Mack Snett (Keystone.) • -14 movies with Essanay • -12 movies with mutual • -8 movies with First National • -10 movies with United Artists
a) Critical in Modern Times • Critic on assembly line work • Transition talking/silent film
b) The Dictator and the Kid • Critic on Hitler and Nazism • Critic of hisyouth
a) A lot of rewards… • 1940: Price for the best actor in The Dictator in New York Film Critics Circle Awards • 1972 :Honnor Oscar for influencing movies realisation of his century. • 1974 : Prize of the best realisation for the Modern Times in Jussi Awards
b) … and Nominations. • 1941 : Nominated for the Oscar of the best film for The Dictator • 1941 : Nominated for the Oscar of the best original script with The Dictactor • 1947 :Nominated for the best original script with Mister Verdoux
III) The Witch-hunt. a)The senator Mac Carthy and his Speech • In February 1950. • Mac Carthy had no evidence to prove the black list. • He just did it to boost his career
b)He isSuspected… • He was suspected to have communist ideas. • So, he was at this time written on the list.
c) Hisreaction • He had to leave the USA and he lived in Europe, in Switzerland. • He tried to come back but… • He just came back to receive a reward.
… This is the End. «Se bella piu satore, je notre socatore,Je notre qui cavore, je la qu’, la qui, la quai!Le spinash or le busho, cigaretto toto bello,Ce rakishspagoletto, si la tu, la tu, la tua!Senorapelefima, voulez-vous le taximeter,La zionta sur le tita, tu le tu le tu le wa! » ( This is the lyric words of Modrens Times)