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Sunrise (dir. F.W. Murnau, 1927)

 

Join us for the 3.50pm screening of this classic silent film, one of the Sight & Sound critics’ Top 10

“Sunrise was not Murnau’s last film, but it was perhaps his last truly great film. Ironically it was to mark a new chapter for Murnau, courted by the American studios and given carte blanche. Murnau’s foray into American cinema produced this haunting fable that blends German Expressionism with American naturalism. Set in a world free of geographic and social specifics, Murnau creates a dream of love, loss and redemption that is unique in cinema.” – BFI.

Read more about it in this Guardian article - http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/filmblog/2011/nov/16/my-favourite-film-sunrise

We'll meet by the BFI Southbank Box Office from 3.30 for the 3.50 screening in NFT2.

In case of any difficulty, my mobile is[masked] 9995.

Look forward to seeing you there –

Sarah

We recommend you book your ticket in advance from the BFI Box Office.

For more information, and to book, please go to the BFI website -  http://bit.ly/17zQtmo

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