The Playhouse

Root Event

Werkleitz Festival 2014 Doppelgänger

Parent Event

Musikalische Begleitung durch Sebastian Herzfeld Auftakt Filmprogramm
The Playhouse
25. 4. 2014
US 1921


Sebastian Herzfeld (Mitwirkende(r))
The Play House, 1921
The Play House, 1921

The opening scene, a dream sequence prior to the vaudeville routines which follow, is what makes this film famous. In it Keaton plays everyone in a theatre simultaneously (through multiple exposures). He is the band leader, all its members, the dancers on the stage and everyone in the audience.

Buster Keaton, US 1921, 6 min