Caligari set to music

Andrew Downing will arrive on Denman Island this Saturday with his unique chamber ensemble

the groundbreaking 1919 German silent film The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari.

the groundbreaking 1919 German silent film The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari.

Toronto-based Juno Award-winning composer and bandleader Andrew Downing will arrive on Denman Island this Saturday with his unique chamber ensemble for a presentation of the groundbreaking 1919 German silent film The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari.

The performance will take place in the Denman Community Hall on Nov. 5 at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:30 and admission is $10.

You can watch a film clip at www.andrewdowning.com.

Those coming from town can take the 7 p.m. ferry from Buckley Bay and return on the 9:40 p.m. or 10:40 p.m. ferry.