The Pleasure Garden by Alfred Hitchcock special for Bournemouth Library staff
Saturday, 28 September 2013 from 19:30 to 22:30 (BST)
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As a 'thank you' to Bournemouth Library staff, Arts Bournemouth are offering tickets to the film 'The Pleasure Garden' with live score commissioned by composer Daniel Patrick Cohen on Saturday 28 September 7.30pm at The Pier Theatre.
The Pleasure Garden was Hitchcock's first ever film and although it was made when he was just 25 years old, many of the signature themes and idiosyncrasies to be found in his more famous later works are present. It follows the romances and fortunes of two chorus girls, Patsy Brand and Jill Cheyne, who work at the Pleasure Garden Music Hall.
The film is accompanied with a live performance led by violinist Jack Maguire and Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra players, conducted by Chris Austin, composer Daniel Patrick Cohen will introduce the performance.
The Pleasure Garden 1926 black& white 75mins.
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