Found in: Slapstick 2019
Neil Brand Presents Buster Keaton

A Celebration of Steamboat Bill, Jr.

classified U

Slapstick 2019

Talk

Please note: This event took place in Jan 2019

Director
Buster Keaton
Cast
Various
Details
60 mins, 1928, USA
Primary language
English

Peter Krämer, the author of the BFI Film Classics volume on Buster Keaton’s The General, makes a welcome return to Slapstick Festival to discuss one of Buster’s most accomplished works - Steamboat Bill, Jr.

Using illustrative clips from the film Krämer, Senior Research Fellow in Cinema & TV at De Montfort University, will explore the film’s style and themes, and its place in Keaton’s career.