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Sherlock Jr.

USA 1924, 49 min, Dir: Buster Keaton
100th Anniversary

 

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Sherlock Jr. tells the tale of a projectionist who longs to be a detective, and offers interesting insight into the history of showing films. Featuring in at #62 on the AFI’s 100 Years…100 Laughs funniest films list Sherlock Jr. is a delight to behold, it’s also one of the earliest examples of a film within a film.

 

This silent film will be presented with live organ arrangements by Vince Anderson.

 

Screenings

June 22, 2024
7:00 pm