The festival took place from 11th to 18th October 2003.
Themes of the festival:
- Mozhukhin: The Paths of Exile
- The Griffith Project, 7: Films Produced in 1913
- East of the Sun, West of the Moon: Thai Films
- The Manaki Brothers, or the true Gaze of Ulysses
- Taking to the Air: Early Film and Early Flight
Links for the silent movie festival in 2003:
- Official page of the festival 2003
- Report on the 22nd Pordenone Silent Film Festival by Jay Weissberg
The opening event was recorded and is available on CD/DVD:
Giuni Russo, the singer of the opening event died a year after the event on 14 september 2004.