An Evening of Silent Film, Pipe Organ and Dubstep Sounds

Villa Aurora, historic émigré refuge, is an artists residence offering arts & cultural programs

March 24th 2011, 8pm

An Evening of Silent Film, Pipe Organ and Dubstep Sounds

Kick-off for the Villa Aurora Silent Film Series

An unprecedented program combining the sounds of our historic pipe organ with cutting edge Dubstep music.

A unique collaboration with our resident artists Lillian Rosa and Julian Neville, Dublab Virtuoso Asura and acclaimed Organist Christoph Bull.

JPEGEmployees leaving the Lumière Factory 1895

Employees Leaving the Lumière Factory or Exiting the Factory is often referred to as the first real motion picture ever made. It is a short French black-and-white silent documentary directed and produced by Louis Lumière.

JPEGA Trip to the Moon 1902

A Trip to the Moon (French title: Le Voyage dans la lune) is a silent science fiction film written and directed by Georges Méliès. The film is based loosely on two popular novels of the time: From the Earth to the Moon by Jules Verne and The first Men in the Moon by H. G. Wells.

JPEGAlice in Wonderland 1903

This silent film directed by Cecil Hepworth and Percy Stow represents the first movie adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece from 1865.

The film is memorable for its use of special effects, including Alice’s shrinking in the Hall of Many Doors and being trapped inside White Rabbit’s home.

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz 1910

The earliest surviving film version of L. Frank Baum’s novel from 1900 was created by the Selig Polyscope Company. The film is partly based on the 1902 stage musical yet also includes scenes featuring the Wicked Witch of the West, a character not originally part of the musical.

Shuttle service begins at 7 pm from street parking on Los Liones Drive, off Sunset Boulevard two blocks North-East of Pacific Coast Highway.

Due to our limited space, reserve your ticket as soon as possible!

RSVP: 310-573-3603 /

Admission: members free, non-members 5 Dollars

By attending Villa Aurora events, guests agree to waive its officers and employees from any liability of injury, loss or damage to personal property associated with activities participated in this event.

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Last modified on 18/03/2011

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