Wednesday, November 27th, 2013 @ 7PM in Tokyo [silent film accompaniment]
What: THE PEOPLE VS. JOHN DOE (1916, 21 min), HYPOCRITES (1915, 54 min)
Dir. Lois Weber.
This is a part of Silent Film Renaissance 2013: A Selection of Lois Weber Films – Part 2, an established program that shows quality silent films with live piano accompaniment and the oral explanation of the benshi film narrator. This year’s lineup consists of about 6 films, mainly non-Japanese ones. Program notes in Japanese are available here.
Where: The Film Center at the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo – Cinema 1
3-7-6 Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0031
Admission: 1000 yen; 800 yen for high school and university students and seniors over 65; 600 yen for elementary and junior high school students; persons with disability and one person accompanying each of them are admitted free of charge.