What’s New





Catch up on all the latest silent film news; 

16 October – Cinema Museum Under Threat! Sign the petition to save it.

15 October – Some good silent film news for Orcadians

15 October – Some silent thrills for Halloween

 11 September – Soviet Western With Live Music By ‘Hubby’

 To have a read  Click here 

Check out our latest reviews;

Silentfilmcalendar.org – Review of the year: 2016 Click here

The Dumb Girl of Portici (1916) – Click Here

Shiraz: A Romance of India (1928) – Click here

The Musketeers of Pig Alley (1912) – Click here

Underworld (1927) – Click here


Listings updates

Below we highlight recent additions made to silentfilmcalendar.org listings since;

6 November

See the relevant monthly page for more details.

8 November

General, The  (Dir. Buster Keaton/Clyde Bruckman, 1926)    With live piano accompaniment by John Sweeney.  Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge Link

9 November

Sherlock Jnr (Dir. Buster Keaton, 1924) . With live piano accompaniment by Neil Brand.  Showroom Workstation Cinema, Sheffield Link

10 November

Informer  (Dir. Arthur Robison, 1929)  With live musical accompaniment by Stephen Horne.  Introduced by Laraine Porter from De Montfort University, Leicester.  DCA, Dundee  Link

 16 November

Zvenyhora  (Dir. Oleksandr Dovzhenko, USSR 1927)   With live musical accompaniment by  Ukrainian-Polish band  FUTUREthno.  Introduction and Q&A by Philip Cavendish, of SSEES UCL and Stanislav Menzelevskyi,  of the Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre.  ICA, London Link

17 November

Epic of Everest (Dir. J B L Noel, UK, 1924) With live piano accompaniment by Cyrus Gabrysch.  Followed by a specially convened panel discussion on the role of film in expeditions past and present.  Royal Geographical Society, London Link

19 November

Arsenal (Dir. Oleksandr Dovzhenko, USSR 1928)   With live musical accompaniment by multi-instrumentalist Guy Bartell/Bronnt Industries Kapital.   Introduced by Stanislav Menzelevskyi, Programme Director at Oleksandr Dovzhenko National Centre.  ICA, London Link

25 November

Earth (Dir. Oleksandr Dovzhenko, USSR 1930)   With live musical accompaniment by Ukraine world music quartet DakhaBrakha followed by a panel discussion moderated by Marina Pesenti, Director of the Ukrainian Institute in London.  ICA, LondonLink

NB  Whilst every effort has been taken to ensure that the information contained in these listings is accurate, silentfilmcalendar.org can take no responsibility for any errors or inaccuracies.  You are strongly advised to confirm with the venue that the event remains as detailed, particularly if traveling any distance to attend.