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Directed by Paul Leni, 1928. With Conrad Veidt, Mary Philbin and Iulius Molnar Jr. Inspired by Victor Hugo's famous novel, L'homme qui rit whose central character is a man purposely disfigured with a fixed, hideous grin. A silent film presented in its original black and white! Accompanied by an original orchestral score performed by Octuor de France and conducted by the composer Gabriel Thibaudeau, pianist at the Québec Cinématèque. Octuor de France Jean-Louis Sajot, Artistic Director Yuriko Naganuma,1st Violin Jean-Chritophe Grall,2nd Violin Laurent Jouanneau,Viola Paul Broutin, Cello Michel Fouquet,Double Bass Jacques Thareau,Bassoon Antoine Degremont,French Horn David Braslawsky, Piano Jean-Louis Sajot, Clarinet

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Florence Gould Hall, New York City