Present Music Movie Night: “sounds of silents”


July 15, 2020
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Movie Night: “sounds of silents”

July 15, 2020
Facebook Live video stream
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Live accompaniment for 3 of the greatest German Expressionist silent films
With commentary by film historian and blogger Dave Luhrssen

The Program:

The Somnambulist

(based on The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari)  original film and score by Eric Segnitz and Marty Butorac


pastiche score by John Tanner and Eric Segnitz


(based on Metropolis) music by Klaus Nomi

Expected runtime is approximately 60 minutes.

Nosferatu, a 1922 silent horror film, comes to vivid life with an original score. Join us to watch this and two other short films with Present Music’s live performance at Milwaukee Art Museum in 2016. Dave Luhrssen of the Shepherd Express joins to introduce the context of the original films.
Join this thrilling Movie Night with classic films on Facebook Live! Presented by Present Music with the partnership of Milwaukee Film Festival, Shepherd Express, and Urban Milwaukee.
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