Silent Film

A Glastonbury First

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 24.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Gladysz

Over the years, there have been great performances and historic moments at the annual Glastonbury Festival. This year should be no different. Along with predictions of rain, there are rumours that Prince will make a surprise appearance... On Saturday, June 28, the Dodge Brothers are set to become the first band to accompany a silent film at Glastonbury.

Pandora's Box Plays Out of Doors in Newcastle

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Gladysz

Pandora's Box is having a good year.Largely panned when it debuted in Berlin in 1929, this German-made movie starring Louise Brooks has made a comeback and is now considered one of great films of the silent era.

Louise Brooks Celebrated in London

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Gladysz

Louise Brooks made her first big splash in England in 1924, when she became the first person to dance the Charleston in London.