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Sunday, August 27 • 12:30pm - 2:00pm
AL ATOS Presents Nathan Avakian & the International Youth Silent Film Festival

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Alabama Chapter of the American Theatre Organ Society Present Nathan Avakian & the International Youth Silent Film Festival
Special Event
Run Time: 90 Minutes

Locals know that the Alabama Theatre’s Mighty Wurlitzer is the engine that runs this block, but few festivalgoers realize that the theatre organ is an integral part of cinema history. Organist Nathan Avakian will provide the soundtrack for a historic silent short, then accompany a selection of contemporary short films from the International Youth Silent Film Festival. The IYSFF inspires young filmmakers to share their stories as they reinvent the art of silent film.

Presented by the Alabama Chapter of the American Theatre Organ Society. - Glenny Brock
Sunday, August 27th
12:30 PM
Alabama Theatre
Admission included with VIP, Weekend, and Sunday Day Passes. Premium Single Tickets also available.
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Sunday August 27, 2017 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Alabama Theatre 1817 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203

Attendees (18)