Girl Shy (U)

4pm/ With live piano accompaniment by John Sweeney

13 January 2013
Cinema 1


Tickets:
Standard - 10.50 online /
11.50 on the door

Barbican Members - 8.40 online /
9.20 on the door

Concessions - 9.50 online /
10.50 on the door

Under 18s 6

50p online booking fee, 60p telephone booking fee per transaction - click here for more information on booking fees


subject to availability
 sold out



Wit, slapstick and a spectacular chase finale adorn Harold Lloyd's tale of a small-town young man who is too scared to talk to women. But, when he falls in love on a train, he stops at nothing to keep his beloved (the wonderful Jobyna Ralston) from the cad she is due to marry.

Rarely screened, Girl Shy is a tender and hilarious gem that reinforces Lloyd's status as one the finest silent comedians.

US 1924 Dir Fred Newmeyer and Sam Taylor 80 min





Part of Silent Film & Live Music Series


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