Saturday, March 17, 2018 8:00PM
Copley Symphony Hall
METROPOLIS (1927)*: Silent Film with Organ Accompaniment
A Fox Theatre Film Series Presentation
Russ Peck, organ
German expressionist director Fritz Lang’s colossal Silent Era sci-fi masterpiece Metropolis is timelier than ever, with its depiction of class struggle and the dangers of society’s servitude to technology. Organist Russ Peck accompanies this involving, dramatic work on the mighty Fox Theatre Pipe Organ. Film is free for Fox Theatre Film Series subscribers!
*San Diego Symphony Orchestra does not appear as part of this presentation. Note: this film, though from the Silent Era, may not be appropriate for young children.