Silent Film with Live Music: THE TEN COMMANDMENTS
Cecil B. DeMille’s THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (1923), the original silent film version
Come experience the best of early Hollywood the way it was meant to be seen — on the big screen, with live music, and with an audience.
Jeff Rapsis is a New Hampshire-based musician and composer who specializes in creating live music for silent film screenings. Over the past 15 years, he has accompanied more than 1,000 screenings in New England, around the nation, and in Europe.
Cecil B. DeMille’s THE TEN COMMANDMENTS (1923), after hearing the story of Moses, the sons of a devout Christian mother go their own ways, and the atheist brother’s breaking of the Ten Commandments leads to tragedy.