Live vocal sound effects to classic fishing film Drifters
See this 1929 silent movie on Friday 23 January, 8pm.
Vocal sculptor, Jason Singh performs a live vocal score to John Grierson's monumental silent film, Drifters (pictured, right). Premiering alongside Battleship Potemkin in 1929, Drifters follows North Sea herring fisherman through their dramatic daily routines as well as their underlying struggles between tradition, modernity, technology, the environment and nature.
Singh’s score is a totally unique performance which combines live vocal sound effects, voice manipulation, beatboxing and live sampling with one of the most significant works in British film history.
“An astonishing and mesmeric experience” - Little White Lies Magazine
Book now for Drifters: Friday 23 January 2015
Tickets are available in advance online from this website, or on the door.
Doors and the bar open at 7.15pm, screenings start at 8pm.
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