[El Dorado] El Dorado, 1921 ©Gaumont Série Pax/Photofest.
El Dorado, 1921 ©Gaumont Série Pax/Photofest.

El Dorado

El Dorado (Marcel L’Herbier, 1921, France, 98 minutes)
Director Marcel L’Herbier claimed that with El Dorado, he had invented a new form of cinema that brought together all the technical resources of the period. This included a score that by Marius-François Gaillard that was fully synchronized  with the completed film.