Bo’ness Hippodrome’s silent film festival moves online due to Covid-19
The 10th annual ‘HippfFest’ in Bo’ness will have to take place online this year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The Hippodrome Silent Film Festival at the renowned Hippodrome Cinema in Bo’ness is organised by Falkirk Community Trust with key funding and support from Falkirk Council, Screen Scotland, Film Hub Scotland (BFI Film Audience Network) and Visit Falkirk. Go to www.hippfest.co.uk.
The festival features Marlene Dietrich’s ‘The Woman Men Yearn For’ as part of a new musical collaboration with the Yorkshire Silent Film Festival with all screening materials courtesy of Murnau Stiftung, funded by the German Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and Media.