The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, with Live Piano!

Event has passed (Wed Oct 31, 2018 - Wed Oct 31, 2018)
San Francisco Main Public Library
6pm - 7:30pm
Film / Television
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The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, with Live Piano!
Film Screening with Live Piano

This Halloween, come hear acclaimed pianist Frederick Hodges accompany SFPL’s screening of the classic silent horror film, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari. Famous for its Expressionist sets, its bizarre plot twists, and its paranoid psychological atmosphere, Caligari presents an unsettling story about a mysterious hypnotist, his patient, and a series of violent murders.

Don't miss this exciting evening of film and live music!

Director Robert Wiene. In German with English subtitles. Live piano accompaniment by Frederick Hodges. 75 minutes.

Presented by SFPL’s General Collections & Humanities Center together with the Art, Music, & Recreation Center.

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  1. San Francisco Main Public Library 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA