Mack Sennett: King of Comedy

Mack Sennett: King of Comedy U

Slapstick Festival 2016

Film

Please note: This was screened in Jan 2016

Duration:
75 mins

David Robinson* film critic, author and Chaplin’s official biographer will be celebrating the mastermind of early slapstick comedy, the actor and producer, Mack Sennett. David will take you on a journey through his best comedy shorts from the 1910s and 1920’s featuring amongst others Charlie Chaplin, himself and the hilarious Keystone cops . With live accompaniment by John Sweeney on Piano.

With live accompaniment by John Sweeney on Piano.

*Originally billed with Graeme Garden

Please note that regretfully Graeme Garden will not be able to attend this event as planned. David Robinson will be the new host. Apologies for any inconvenience.