Doors open at 6 pm; $15 ($10 NYSCI Members)
Presented by the Museum of the Moving Image and Todd Chandler and Jeff Stark Greg Saunier’s Casio Orchestra with short films and Night on Earth
Empire Drive-In’s opening night features Greg Saunier of the band Deerhoof and 30 pianists on cheap Casio keyboards. Saunier composed pieces for three silent comedies and will play percussion on an amplified junk car. Keyboards and pianists wrangled by Maestra Missy Mazzoli. Films include One Week starring Buster Keaton, One A.M. starring Charlie Chaplin, and Kid Speed starring Oliver Hardy. Followed by Jim Jarmusch’s Night on Earth, an anthology of five different cab drivers in five different cities on the same night.
This event is part of the Empire Drive-In series.
Empire Drive-In: http://empiredrivein.com/
When & Where
New York Hall of Science