June 24, 2017 @ 5:45 pm – 6:30 pm
Alliance française de Singapour
Singapore 258130

Free Ciné Concert

Saturday 24 June 2017 | Theatre |5.45pm


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.

Ciné-Concert is part of International Music Day. 

Ciné-Concert programme

Le Mélomane
(The Melomaniac)

Rating: G | France | 1903
Duration: 2mins | Director: George Méliès
Actors: Georges Méliès
Genre: Comedy

Synopsis: A music master leads his band to a field where five telegraph lines are strung on utility poles. Hoisting up a giant treble clef, he turns the set of lines into a giant musical staff.

Doggone Tired

Rating: PG| USA | 1949
Duration: 7mins | Director: Tex Avery
Genre: Family, Animation, Comedy

Synopsis: An energetic dog needs a night’s rest if he’s going to be ready for rabbit hunting at dawn. A crafty rabbit does everything he can to keep him awake.

The Haunted House
(Malec chez les fantômes)

Rating: PG| USA | 1921
Duration: 21mins | Director: Buster Keaton and Edward F. Cline
Actors: Buster Keaton, Virginia Fox, Joe Roberts
Genre: Comedy, horror

Synopsis: A bank clerk ends up in a seemingly haunted house that is actually a thieves’ hideout.


Limited seats available: first come first serve basis
Doors open at 5.30pm

Meet the musicians

Meet Mervin Wong, Tsumugu Misugi and Nat Ng, members of the Selfish Independant Artists collective. Mervin is a multidisciplinary artist who creates music and sculpts sound. His past works include producing & composing bespoke music for contemporary dance theatre. Misugi is a recent graduate of School of the Arts, Singapore. He started playing the violin at the age of three and since then, has actively performed and participated in many competitions. Nat is a musicologist who plays the piano, oboe, and violin, but preferably not all at the same time. She is interested in multi-disciplinary collaborations in music, literature, art, and photography.

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Please note that Café Diabolo will exceptionally close at 4.30pm on Friday 22 November and that the gallery will be closed on the morning of Saturday 23 November