Film Screening: Piccadilly (Dir. E.A. Dupont 1929)
19:30 at The Regent Street Cinema, 309 Regent St, London W1B 2UW
Take a closer look at London’s famed neighbourhood in this silent drama featuring famed actor Anna May Wong in an opulent tale of love and betrayal. This screening will feature live accompaniment by musician Ben Comeau.
“Piccadilly, restored to its original glory, was a genuine revelation to me. It’s a bold, beautifully crafted, completely modern picture… One of the truly great films of the silent era.” – Martin Scorsese
Ben Comeau is a London-based composer, pianist, organist and arranger, active in classical music, jazz and more. His compositions and arrangements have been heard in venues including the Royal Albert Hall, the Wigmore Hall and Birmingham Symphony Hall. He has composed and performed several times for BBC Radio 3, on piano as well as organ.
Programmed in connection with the Shot in Soho exhibition.
Organised with The Regent Street Cinema as part of an ongoing partnership exploring the relationship between photography and film.
£13/£11 members & concessions. TPG Members should book the 'Associate cardholders' rate at Regent St Cinema.