14th January 1999
Shooting Stars [Silent]
Director: Anthony Asquith, A.V. Bramble
Run Time: 73 minutes, Certificate: ,
A rarely seen masterpiece of British cinema, made by Anthony Asquith at Hepworth's Walton-on-Thames studios, providing a fascinating insight into the world of early movie-making , employing a 'film-within-a- film' format to create a satire on the tacky commercial melodramas of the period. Neil Brand, from the National Film Theatre, will provide an atmospheric piano accompaniment to enhance the performance.
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