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"Live" on Fri., Oct. 29, 2021
24th Annual

Silents in the Cathedral

This free event is sponsored by
The Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

with the cooperation of the
Kansas Silent Film Festival, Inc.

Grace Cathedral, 701 SW 8th St., Topeka, KS
Start Time: 7 PM Georges Méliès directed Shimsical Illusions

Music by
Dr. Marvin Faulwell,
played on the Cathedral organ

with Bob Keckeisen,
Percussion

Together they will be playing a dazzling new music score for this feature, "live" at the Cathedral.

The Crazy RayIntroductions by
Denise Morrison,
Film Historian

Short Subjects:

Whimsical Illusions (1909)
film magic, directed by Georges Méliès
(5 minutes)

Innocent HusbandsThe Crazy Ray (1922)
surreal Sci-Fi, directed by René Clair 
(19 minutes)

Innocent Husbands
(1925) comedy starring Charley Chase
(24 minutes)


There will be a brief intermission between the shorts and the feature presentation. Popcorn and bottled water will be sold as a fundraiserThe Bells, lovers
for the Cathedral Youth Group
.


Feature:

The Bells (1926)
starring Lionel Barrymore / Boris Karloff / Caroline Frances Cooke
directed by James Young and
inspired by the poem by Edgar Allen Poe
(68 minutes/color tinted & toned)