Company Film Preservation, Inc., is a
501(c)(3) organization involved in the research, acquisition, preservation and publication of educational
materials related to the early silent motion picture era, with a specific focus on the
Thanhouser film enterprise.
From its founding in 1909 through 1917, Thanhouser Company,
and its successor company, Mutual's Thanhouser Film Corporation, produced and released
over 1,000 silent films to worldwide distribution.
Thanhouser Company Film
Preservation, Inc. is pleased to offer 96 films for viewing on DVD and
streaming online, may at no charge. Please visit this
page to read about these films and how to
Want to learn more about
silent films and preservation?
tours of film archives around the world.
Film Preservation is a co-founder and proud sponsor of the
International Youth Silent Film Festival.