Sound of Silent Film 2007

SOSF_color_webOur popular Sound of Silent Film Festival continued in 2007 with a particularly silly lineup of modern silent films featuring modern day clown and vaudevillian Drew Richardson, live performances from the Hard Art Groop including a set at intermission and a new film from Chicagoan Chris Hefner which had just placed at the Chicago Underground Film Festival.


Wednesday March 14 and 21 7:30 PM
Chopin Theater
1543 W. Division St.


The Guy Who’s Coat Was Too Big – Drew Richardson
The Guy Who Couldn’t Sleep – Drew Richardson
The Duel – Sean Coughlin
The Guy Who Juggled – Drew Richardson
Everything Shines Through Mechanical Eyes – Chris Hefner


The Guy Who Hunted a Banana – Drew Richardson
Making Strange: A Love Story – Pierre Duran
The Guy Who Fought a Fire – Drew Richardson
A Small Corona For the Freakshow – Chris Hefner
The Guy Who Lived on a Chair – Drew Richardson

Seth Boustead
John Elmquist
Amos Gillespie
Jude Mathews
Richard Sladek
Jill Summers


Larry Beers – drums
Phillip Bessette – tuba
Lexie Bloor – vocals
Seth Boustead – piano
John Elmquist – bass/vocals
Jim Gailloreto – saxophone
Amos Gillespie – saxophone
Chris Hefner – musical saw
David Holloway – piano
B.J. Levy – trumpet
Blagomira Lipari – violin
Matt Peters – percussion
KT Somero – clarinet
Martin Stonikas – bass
Joel Styzens – drums
Jill Summers – viola
Ellen Waterman – bassoon


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