A screening of Buster Keaton’s 1924 silent comedy film accompanied by a new original soundtrack composed and performed by Little John Nee and Fionn Robinson.
Buster Keaton’s Sherlock Jr. stands alone as one of the most innovative comedic films to come out of Hollywood’s silent era.
Award-winning writer, performer and musician Little John Nee and Fionn Robinson perform their new musical soundtrack live on stage while audiences enjoy what is considered one of Keaton’s best and possibly his greatest silent comedy films. Using the very latest in technology including gramophones, electrical musical instruments, modern valve amplification and fashionable synthetic sounds, don’t miss what promises to be an unforgettable 60 minutes.
‘Fascinating and enthralling … Buster Keaton created something altogether special here.’
Empire magazine on Sherlock Jr
Commissioned by The Regional Cultural Centre Letterkenny as part of the Sound Film Soundtrack Festival in April 2023.
Suitable for all the family.
Duration: 60 mins
Age Guidance: Suitable for all ages