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Eye on Sound: Nanook of the North (Robert J. Flaherty, US 1922)

Nanook of the North

Robert Flaherty / US, FR, 1922 / 80 min.

This very early documentary about the tough, heroic lives of an Inuit family in the Canadian Arctic is still boundlessly captivating. With a score by Timothy Brock.

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Timothy Brock, who specialises in orchestral music for silent films, has written a score that evokes the era Nanook of the North was made. This will be performed live by the New European Ensemble.

Tickets are on sale from Muziekgebouw, where this screening takes place.

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Director

Robert Flaherty

Production year

1922

Country

US, FR

Original title

Nanook of the North

Length

80 min.

Language

none

Subtitles

NONE

Part of

Eye on Sound

With Eye on Sound, Eye focuses on the special relationship between image and sound. Expect live music to silent films, live bands from today to classics of yesteryear, brand new scores to films from the versatile Eye collection and special attention to the often neglected art of sound design.

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