YSFF: Hamlet (1921)

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A gripping silent film Hamlet starring Asta Neilsen.

Price: £7, £6 concessions, £5 SJT+ cardholders

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17 May
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Yorkshire Silent Film Festival

A gripping silent film, Hamlet stars the strange and beautiful Danish screen legend Asta Neilsen as a unique, female Hamlet. This hauntingly beautiful film takes the story in surprising and heart-rending new directions. This visually beautiful film is a perfect introduction to silent film Shakespeare.

With live musical accompaniment from Elizabeth-Jane Baldry (harp).


Great news for film fans! Our cinema sound system has been upgraded to Dolby Surround 7.1, which enhances audio definition and provides better sound for all seats.

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17 May 2018, 7.15pm

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