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The Kid with Live Musical Accompaniment from Gemma Doherty (Saint Sister)

Following last year’s triumphant screening of Buster Keaton’s Sherlock Jr with live score, we asked the BBC’s Stephen McCauley to pick another silent movie gem and curate the live soundtrack – and he went with one of the all-time classics. In Charlie Chaplin’s first feature-length feature film, Chaplin’s Little Tramp rescues an orphan from the streets …

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THE SUNDAY GATHERING: with Sinéad Gleeson: Hagstone and the Sounds of Folk Horror.

Beautifully written and eerily haunting, Sinéad Gleeson’s fiction debut, Hagstone, takes in the darker side of human nature and the mysteries of the natural world.  On a wild and rugged island, artist Nell lives alongside a mysterious commune of women, and a sound that only some people can hear. Atmospheric and elemental, Hagstone blends landscape and folklore and is hugely influenced by …

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Matinee: The Boy and the Heron

Mahito, a young 12-year-old boy, struggles to settle in a new town after his mother’s death. However, when a talking heron informs Mahito that his mother is still alive, he enters an abandoned tower in search of her, which takes him to another world… Studio Ghibli presents this semi-autobiographical fantasy from the mind of animation …

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