Silent movies get new CBSO soundtrack


Two classic silent movies have been given a new soundtrack at Birmingham's Symphony Hall.

The pieces, performed by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra while the films were shown on a big screen, have been composed by Carl Davis for films starring silent screen comic Harold Lloyd.

Among those in the audience were Lloyd's granddaughter, Suzanne.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.