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Includes museum admission.
Adults Only (18+)
The Musical Art Quintet accompanies a program of silent films from the early days of cinema in this program co-presented by the San Francisco Silent Film Festival. The films feature mechanical wonders and inspired inventions, evoking the whimsy and wonder of our temporary exhibition Curious Contraptions.
A Wild Roomer (1926, 24 min.) by Charley Bowers
Ballet Mécanique (1924, 16 min.) by Fernand Leger
The Cameraman's Revenge (1912, 13 min.) by Ladislaw Starewicz
Mechanical Principles (1933, 11 min.) by Ralph Steiner