World soundtrack awards
Film Fest Gent - 7th Heaven
Archived: 7th Heaven (1927)

director: Frank Borzage

composer: Kevin Toma
With: Janet Gaynor (Diane), Charles Farrell (Chico), Ben Bard (Col. Brissac), Albert Gran (Boul), David Butler (Gobin), Marie Mosquini (Madame Gobin), Gladys Brockwell (Nana), a.o.

duration: 110 minutes
Romance, Music/Musical


'7th Heaven' (1927) is probably the most famous silent film by filmmaker Frank Borzage, who to this day is underappreciated but was hailed as "one of the greatest American directors of all time" by cult director Sam Fuller. You can watch the film accompanied by a live performance of the new score by Dutch musician and film critic Kevin Toma. Friday 18 October at 19h30 Miryhall (conservatory)? Tickets cost €10 and are available via


director: Frank Borzage
composer: Kevin Toma
producer: William Fox
screenplay: Benjamin Glazer, based on the play by Austin Strong
Editor: H.H. Caldwell & Katherine Hilliker
Cinematography: Ernest Palmer & Joseph A. Valentine

production company: Fox Film Corporation

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subtitles: no subt
Country: United States of America
year: 1927


FRANK BORZAGE (1894-1962): The Mystery of Yellow Aster Mine (1913, short), The Pitch o' Chance (1915, short), The Pride and the Man (1916), Dollars of Dross (1916), Life's Harmony (1916, short), The Silken Spider (1916, short), The Code of Honor (1916, short), Two Bits (1916, short), A Flickering Light (1916, short), Unlucky Luke (1916, short), Jack (1916, short), The Pilgrim (1916, short), The Demon of Fear (1916, short), The Quicksands of Deceit (1916, short), Nugget… Show more

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format: DVD

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