GIRL SHY: Harold Lloyd Meets Classical Hollywood

GIRL SHY: Harold Lloyd Meets Classical Hollywood

2 Episodes

Observations on Film Art No. 14

David Bordwell shows how Harold Lloyd helped silent comedy evolve from gag-based skits to increasingly intricate narrative forms.

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GIRL SHY: Harold Lloyd Meets Classical Hollywood
  • GIRL SHY: Harold Lloyd Meets Classical Hollywood

    Episode 1

    David Bordwell shows how Harold Lloyd helped silent comedy evolve from gag-based skits to increasingly intricate narrative forms.

  • Girl Shy

    Episode 2

    Directed by Fred Newmeyer and Sam Taylor • 1924 • United States

    A tailor's apprentice writes a book for young men about wooing women, despite the fact that he himself is nervous around them.