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Silent Film Series: The Hound of the Baskervilles

2022-09-07 19:00:00 2022-09-07 21:00:00 America/Chicago Silent Film Series: The Hound of the Baskervilles 1929 | Not Rated | 65 minutes | Digital | with live piano accompaniment by David Drazin | Click title for details Northbrook Public Library - Auditorium - First Floor

Wednesday, September 07
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-07 19:00:00 2022-09-07 21:00:00 America/Chicago Silent Film Series: The Hound of the Baskervilles 1929 | Not Rated | 65 minutes | Digital | with live piano accompaniment by David Drazin | Click title for details Northbrook Public Library - Auditorium - First Floor

Northbrook Public Library

Auditorium - First Floor

1929 | Not Rated | 65 minutes | Digital | with live piano accompaniment by David Drazin | Click title for details

Richard Oswald's Der Hund von Baskerville, the last silent film starring Sherlock Holmes, has been less a legend than a rumor among cinephiles and Sherlockians. This seven-reel film, with its long pedigree extending back to a German stage play written while Germany was at war with England, has been regarded as the most important "Hound" made in Europe. Long considered lost, it was the last silent Sherlock Holmes film ever made, produced when German studios were the envy of the world. This version of Der Hund is a deluxe makeover made during the dying days of the silent era. Much has been refined, but we are still in a world of secret passages behind sliding panels that lead to torture chambers, death traps, and a hiding place for the malodorous hound. No version of The Hound of the Baskervilles would be complete without Holmes and Watson pursuing Stapleton and his hound on the moor.

This wonderful screen gem is enhanced by live piano accompaniment from Cleveland native David Drazin, an accomplished virtuoso with a talent for playing off the cuff. David selects the perfect piece from his impressive mental repertoire to heighten the viewing experience for our audience. In addition to knowing just the right thing to play for any silent film imaginable, David is also an expert in jazz, classical, blues, and boogie-woogie. Having his talent truly makes our Silent September series something to behold.

Safety precautions are in place for in-person programs according to library guidelines. Please review our current safety guidelines prior to attending an in-person event.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Movies | In-Person |

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