Underground (PG) + live musical accompaniment by Neil Brand

Silent Film and Live Music

Thrills on the Underground

An extraordinary tale of jealousy, murder and a fatally flawed love triangle, set in and around the London Underground of the 1920s.

This working-class love story, tells the tale of  two men - gentle Bill and brash Bert - who meet and are attracted to the same woman on the same day at the same Underground station. But the lady chooses Bill, and Bert isn't the type to take rejection lightly...

Anthony Asquith’s 1928 silent gem is a portrait of 1920s working-class London with its pubs, shops, lodging houses and, of course, the Underground itself

UK 1928 Dir Anthony Asquith 84 min


Can the arts change the world?

Throughout our 2018 The Art of Change season, we’ll be considering topics including whether art and artists really can bring about change. We asked a group of artists one question: can art make a change? Interestingly, not everyone agreed…

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