SummerScape Film Presents
Thursday, August 1, 2019
The Ancient Law
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film CenterThe Ancient Law (E.A. Dupont, 1923, Germany, 133 minutes)*
*Live musical accompaniment from klezmer violinist Alicia Svigals and pianist Donald Sosin
The first in a pair of SummerScape films exploring the Viennese culture that shaped the young Korngold, The Ancient Law is a silent drama about the son of a rabbi who leaves his life on a shtetl to pursue a career as an actor. This screening of the new Deutsche Kinemathek restoration will feature an original score performed live by klezmer violinist Alicia Svigals and pianist Donald Sosin.
For more information, call 845-758-6822,
or visit http://fishercenter.bard.edu/events/the-ancient-law/.
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Jim Ottaway Jr. Film CenterTicket Information: Tickets: $10