April 12, 2017

DeVotchKa: live score for "The Man with a Movie Camera" in San Francisco

Denver band DeVotchKa will perform a live score to Dziga Vertov's silent classic "The Man with a Movie Camera" at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco on April 13th, as part of the SFFILM Festival:

A landmark for its playful experimentation with the depiction of reality, Dziga Vertov’s The Man with a Movie Camera (1929) is charged with the excitement of cinema’s possibilities. “The film drama is the opium of the people,” Vertov wrote, “Long live life as it is!”

» devotchka.net

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