For this free film double bill, which forms part of the weekend Fail Better – Deconstructing Buster Keaton, are screened two wordless comedies from the 1960s:
The Railrodder (U)
Dir: Gerald Potterton
Starring Buster Keaton
Canada, 1965, 24 mins
In this, one of his last films, Keaton takes a cross-country trip across Canada.
The Plank (U)
Dir: Eric Sykes
Starring Tommy Cooper, Eric Sykes and Jimmy Edwards
UK, 1967, 55 mins
This classic British wordless comedy follows two workmen delivering planks to a building site.
Tickets are free but places are limited so please book ahead by calling the Box Office on 024 7652 4524