Georges Méliès Showcase ft. Heartland Klezmorim LIVE [FREE]
Presented in partnership with the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University.
This unique program features Heartland Klezmorim performing live score to Georges Méliès short films! The captivating documentary FURY OF THE DEMON will follow the performance.
Documentary Feature, Folk, Short Film
George Méliès Shorts w/ LIVE MUSIC 
Georges Méliès / 1902 / 20 minutes / Silent / France
Fury of the Demon
A captivating investigation that takes us on the traces of violent riots having taken place throughout the XIXth and XXth centuries, caused by a rare, fascinating and dangerous film: Fury of the Demon, attributed to French cineaste Georges Méliès. Through conversations with journalists, filmmakers, historians, experts
Through conversations with journalists, filmmakers, historians, experts and psychologists, this new full-length documentary pulls back the veil on the most cursed and disturbing movie ever made.
From mysteries to mysteries, from questioning to questioning, discover the truth about the lost movie that that shakes the film world for over a century.
Fabien Delage / 2016 / 60 minutes / English / France
Heartland Klezmorim Bio
Heartland Klezmorim, Michigan’s only traditional klezmer band, began their musical journey in 2006 performing old-time klezmer music. Since that time, their repertoire has expanded to performing jazz interpretations of klezmer music, music from the Yiddish Theater, and performing as a pit band for a vaudeville show. Heartland Klezmorim observes the traditions in klezmer music as well as adding a few new sounds.