Sunday, October 6th, 2013 @ 1PM in Brooklyn [silent film accompaniment]
When: Sunday, October 6th at 1PM
(The library won’t open until 1PM on Sundays, and the screening will most likely start closer to 1:30PM)
What: STEAMBOAT BILL, JR., 1928, 70 min. Dir. Buster Keaton.
In this slapstick comedy with heart, Buster Keaton plays Willie Canfield, who, separated from his father since childbirth, returns to seek love and approval from his stormy dad, and also to survive a real hurricane, which provides Keaton with his greatest film climax and most death-defying stunt.
Where: Brooklyn Public Library – Dweck Center at Central Library
10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238
Nearest Subway: Eastern Parkway or Grand Army Plaza on 2/3, or Q to 7th Avenue (check tripplanner.mta.info for the notorious weekend subway diversions!)