May 28, 2024 – Silent Movie Mirror: Harold Lloyd in SPEEDY [silent film accompaniment]

Venue: Brooklyn Public Library – Central Library, Dweck Center
Time: 6:00 p.m. ~ 8:00 p.m. EST (Venue open 5:30 pm)
Address: 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238

Event Overview:
Enjoy a classic silent film “SPEEDY” starring Harold Lloyd, featuring live piano accompaniment by Makia Matsumura. This comedy from 1928, shot across notable NYC locations like Coney Island and Yankee Stadium, captures the antics of Harold “Speedy” Swift.
It’s part of the Silent Film Mirror series, now celebrating its 18th year with the theme “SWAN SONGS” and “SILENT RITES OF SPRING & SLAPSTICK.”

  • Directed by Ted Wilde
  • Duration: 86 minutes
  • Not suitable for children under six