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Wednesday May 9th, 2018

Glasgow Film Festival: Divas, Despots and Dancing: Assunta Spina with Live Score from The Badwills (N/C 12+). Glasgow Film Theatre. Glasgow.

Event info:

Passion. Jealousy. Revenge. Join us for a rare screening of this silent Italian drama with a new live score by seven-piece band The BadwillsAssunta Spina stars Francesca Bertini, one of Italian cinema’s greatest ‘silent diva’ actresses, smouldering on-screen as she’s caught up in a violent love triangle. Complementing the film’s striking Neapolitan backdrop, this new score is co-commissioned by Glasgow Film Festival and A Kind of Seeing. Tambourines at the ready!

More info and tickets here.

Saturday May 12th, 2018

MEDITERRANEO: CINEMA & MUSICA! WITH ASSUNTA SPINA (FILM & LIVE SCORE), THE BADWILLS & VIPER SWING Summerall, Edinburgh

Event info:

Edinburgh’s very own wild world music concert series, Mediterraneo, is back with a huge, special live cinema and music edition this spring! After sold out nights of dancing and music over the last five years, this huge edition will have a very special screening of 1915 silent film Assunta Spina, with a brand new score performed live from The Badwills. All followed by two mighty sets of foot stomping dancing tunes first from gypsy jazz maestros Viper Swing and wild southern Italian folk music from The Badwills.

More info and tickets here and facebook event here