A call to action to save an important film historic institution in the big city. Continue reading Threat to The Cinema Museum, Kennington
We are still only a few weeks into this new year and yet 2017 we are only beginning to warm up. Expect a firestorm of silent film events through the rest of this winter going into spring! Continue reading Silent Winter Going Into Spring
Abel Gance’s Napoleon (1927) is still making it’s impact throughout the country. We just can’t get enough of it. So … Continue reading The Transformation of Napoleon: From 35mm to 9.5mm to Digital
With our upcoming screening of High Treason at the Curzon in Clevedon on September 10th 2016, we felt it necessary … Continue reading High Treason: Looking forward to 1940 or reaching back to the Great War?
Beer launch on Friday 7th September 2018 at the Victoria Pub, Clifton, Bristol South West Silents are proud to announce, … Continue reading Getting the Beers In for Bristol’s Own William Friese-Greene
We turn to Luke McKernan to give us his thoughts on the new BFI Silent Shakespeare compilation Play On! Not an ordinary collection by any measure, but a valuable addition to the silent film library. Continue reading Play On! New BFI Shakespeare Blu-Ray Review
With our upcoming screening of the Italian silent Amleto at the Watershed, we have been reading up on this exemplary Shakespeare adaptation from 1917. Here we present some background on the film from Luke McKernan. Continue reading Amleto, Shakespeare in Italian!