Sunday, April 3rd: The Cinema as Concert Hall

The Cinema as Concert Hall
Goethe-Institut Wyoming Building (5 E. 3rd St., Manhattan)

The organizers of ((audience)) talk about the history and evolution of sound within the space of the movie house, starting with a survey of films like The Jazz Singer, Fantasia, and Star Wars and ending with the current Dolby-dominated digital age. Presentation will also trace the roots of their own project ((audience)): Cinema for the Ear, to take place Monday night at the Walter Reade Theater.