Old Fashioned Silent Movie featuring Chris Maric – Sunday, March 5 @ 3-5pm, Cité des Rocheuses


Once again we are thrilled to provide a special presentation of a classic silent era film: Buster Keaton's Sherlock Jr.

Chris Maric will be supplying a full live soundtrack to the film using his wildly imaginative "Machine" – a collection of instruments including keyboards, percussion, horns, a theremin and other instruments and effects. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see these classic movies the way they were originally viewed…

The audience will also be invited to participate in an interactive collaboration with Maric and his Machine. This is sure to be a hit with children who will get a chance to react to, as well as influence a live, improvised score.

After the movie come down and try your hand at playing some of the many instruments available on "The Machine"!


The Film

Buster Keaton's Sherlock Jr. 

A film projectionist longs to be a detective, and puts his meagre skills to work when he is framed by a rival for stealing his girlfriend's father's pocketwatch.

1924 | USA | Action/Comedy/Romance

Date & Time

Sunday, March 5th,
3-5:00 pm
La Cité Des Rocheuses
4800 Richard Rd SW
Calgary, AB T3E 6L1
(403) 249-1749

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