Moulin Rouge (1928) Cert PG - Silent FIlm with live piano accompaniment with jonny best
Thursday 11th July 2019 7.00 pm Huddersfield Ukrainian Club Edgerton Road Huddersfield HD1 5RA
Moulin Rouge - silent film with live piano accompaniment by Jonny Best in partnership with Yorkshire Silent Film Festival
In the "city of temptation", at the world's most decadent cabaret, the most alluring of all the artistes is Parysia. Everyone worships at her feet... including André, the fickle fiancé of Parysia's daughter Margaret...
More than seventy years before Baz Lurhman's film starring Nicole Kidman, this is one of the last and most lavish British silent films, made by the great German director E.A. Dupont. Glamorous, gripping and emotional, this spectacular film will be brought to life by acclaimed silent film pianist Jonny Best. Dir. Ewald Andre Dupont | UK/Germany | 1928 | cert PG | b&w, tinted & toned | 2h 17m | English intertitles. With: Olga Tschechowa, Eve Gray, Jean Bradin
Doors at 7pm, film starts at 7.30 pm Full bar available Hot food, drinks and snacks will be available to buy on the night