An evening of Austrian Silent Movies and live music with renowned pianist Mr. Gerhard Gruber will take place in Goa on January 30, 2011. This event will be organized by the Entertainment Society of Goa in collaboration with the Director of the Austrian Cultural Forum and India International Centre in Maquinez Palace, Auditorium I at 5:30pm.
As an accompanist for silent movies, Gerhard Gruber is a leading authority in Austria since 1988. He has performed for more than 400 different films.
The films that will be screened are:
Two films from the series Cocl and Seff (1920), the Austrian version of Laurel and Hardy.
Longinus Länglich als Wunderknabe / Longinus Länglich as a boy-wonder (1921): For lack of money, Longinus Länglich puts himself out for adoption, imitating a well-behaved boy. The problem is, he is not only fully grown but really tall, and to make matters worse, he falls in love with his nanny.
Esg to screen Austrian Silent Movies with live music in Goa