Silent Cinema and the Classics | University of Oxford

Silent Cinema and the Classics

Speaker
Pantelis Michelakis, Stephen Horne, Laura Marcus, Sue Jones, Oliver Taplin
Event date
Event time
17:30 - 19:30
Venue
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building
St Hilda's College
Cowley Place
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX4 1DY
Event type
Other
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Following an introduction by Pantelis Michelakis, two silent films - Purity (1916) and L' Esclave de Phidias (1917) - will be screened to a live musical accompaniment by Stephen Horne (BFI house pianist and a leading silent film accompanist).

The evening will conclude with a panel discussion led by Oliver Taplin, with Sue Jones, Laura Marcus, Pantelis Michelakis, and Stephen Horne.

Everyone welcome, free, but please book your place online.