Silents of Avant Garde Paris
  • Year2019

Three films from masters of the surreal and avant-garde in 1920s Paris, ‘Live Cinéma’, explores seminal works by Man Ray (Les Mystères du Chateau de Dé), René Clair (Entr’acte) and Fernand Léger (Ballet Mécanique) with music by Erik Satie and two new scores by Olivier award-winning composer Terry Davies. These scores include the world premiere of Ballet Mécanique and will be performed live by Modulus Quartet and Charlie Pyne Quartet in a new collaboration between string and jazz ensembles.

  • Premiere status: None