Ciné-concert is a unique cinematographic and musical experience, involving live musicians from Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music playing while the movies are being screened. (Re)discover timeless pieces of cinema with a selection of three silent short movies.
Synopsis: The film follows the comic misadventures of an international group of explorers on an expedition to the North Pole, where they encounter a man-eating frost giant and a dangerous magnetic needle.
BEGUIN DE CHARLOT
(Caught in the Rain)
Rating: PG 1919, 11mins Director: Charlie Chaplin
Synopsis: When a married couple become separated in the park, Charlie takes up with the lady and is beat up when her husband rejoins her. He takes a room in their hotel, and she sleepwalks into his room so that when her husband returns from his walk he must go out again to look for her.
MYSTÈRE ET BOULES DE POILS (Presto Change’O)
Rating: PG 1939, 7mins Director: Juck Jones
Synopsis: The Two Curious Puppies, one big and one little, are being pursued by a dog catcher until they hide in an abandoned house. They soon discover the house is owned by Sham-Fu, a magician.