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When
Sun, Mar 25, 2018 4:30pm –
Where

United Palace of Cultural Arts
4140 Broadway
New York, NY 10033

United Palace of Cultural Arts

Metropolis (1927) with a Live Score

Fritz Lang’s influential German science-fiction silent film will be brought to life through an electro-acoustic score composed and performed live by award-winning flutist, composer, and educator Yael Acher “KAT” Modiano. For the pre-show, the NYC Vintage Enthusiasts will curate a “retro-futuro” fashion show on the United Palace’s renovated stage. As always, guests are encouraged to dress in theme costumes. 

Film Synopsis: Metropolis presents a highly stylized futuristic city where a beautiful and cultured utopia exists above a bleak underworld populated by mistreated workers. When the privileged youth Freder (Gustav Fröhlich) discovers the grim scene under the city, he becomes intent on helping the workers. He befriends the rebellious teacher Maria (Brigitte Helm), but this puts him at odds with his authoritative father, leading to greater conflict.

Location United Palace, 4140 Broadway at 175th St, 10033
4pm Doors, 4:30pm Pre-show, 5pm Movie 
Adults: $10 online/ $15 at the door
Seniors (65 years and older) and children (12 years and younger): $5 online/ $10 at the door