Enjoy an afternoon of laughter at the cinema: we present Buster Keaton’s masterful comedy Steamboat Bill, Jr (1928), preceded by his iconic & innovative short film One Week (1920). The films will be accompanied by a live piano soundtrack by Kingston’s own improvisational genius Spencer Evans!
Book Launch: Author & Podcaster Ryan Barnett will be in attendance to introduce the films & sign copies of his new graphic novel: Buster Keaton: A Life in Pictures (available for purchase before & after the film).
Ryan Barnett is a Porkpie Scholar and host of the podcast series Once Upon a Time in Hollywood North. He lives in Montreal with his partner and daughter.
Secure your advance tickets now:
- $17.70+hst (=$20) – General Admission
- $14.15+hst (=$16) – Members
- $11.50+hst (=$13) – Youth 17 & Under
This event is already over 50% sold out, so buy your advance tickets soon to avoid disappointment!
Live MusicSilent Comedy
|Runtime||19 minutes (One Week) + 71 minutes (Steamboat Bill, Jr)|
|Directed By||Buster Keaton|
|Starring||Buster Keaton with music by Spencer Evans|