Welte Cinema Organ (interior view); Photo: D. Linke
Welte Cinema Organ (interior view); Photo: D. Linke

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Silent film screenings

Discover the magic of the early days of filmmaking! Accompanied on the Welte Cinema Organ with its powerful sounds, films from the silent era will introduce you to the exciting beginnings of cinema!
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Musiker an der Welte-Kinoorgel Helmut Schulte / Peer Kleinschmidt / Susanne Schaak / Stephan von Bothmer
CD: Welte Cinema Organ CD with the artists William Davies (GB) / Helmut Schulte (D) / Simon Gledhill (GB)
Lecture: Music on the Welte Cinema Organ Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Thiel (Hochschule Hanns Eisler Berlin)
Welte Cinema Organ The Welte Cinema Organ is the largest exhibit of the film and cinema technology collection. Used for accompanying silent films, the organ imitates sounds and instruments.