A podcast from renowned silent film accompanist/historian Ben Model covering the techniques of creating and performing live scores to silent films, as well as a discussion of the language of silent cinema. Find what goes on in the mind of a silent film accompanist before, during and after playing for a show. Learn about the aesthetics of silent filmmaking and storytelling language.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center's "Dance on Camera" fest includes Maurice Tourneur's The Blue Bird, with yours truly at the 88's. The show is listed in today's "Spare Times: For Children" section in the New York Times.
Click on the image below of the Walter Reade Theater's site page for The Blue Bird to buy tickets.