Haxan / Realising the Witch - Halloween Event
Join us on Halloween for our Atmosphere of Haxan (1922) with live score by the improv ensemble of the Edinburgh Film Music Orchestra. Saturday 31 October 2015 @ 22.00- 23.59 Reid Concert Hall, Bristo Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AG
Director Benjamin Christensen's lenghty and meticulous production period made the film the most expensive Scandanavian silent film ever made. Banned in the United States and heavily censored in other countries for what were considered at that time graphic depictions of torture, nudity and sexual perversion.