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The Forgotten: Gambling Hell 

Another great article from David Cairns and there are a couple of great clips too.

http://mubi.com/notebook/posts/the-forgotten-gambling-hell

The second in a short series celebrating the films of the Pathé-Natan company, 1926-1934.

Fyodore Otsep (Russia), also credited as Fjodor Ozep (Germany), Fedor Ozep (Canada) and Fédor Ozep (France) is probably best known as co-writer of sci-fi epic Aelita (1924) and director of Soviet classic Miss Mend (1926). His work in Europe and America is harder to see, and the whole lot is rarely grouped together for consideration as a whole, the curse of itinerant filmmakers like Dassin, Siodmak, even Ophüls.

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