Aug 24th 2022

Comfort Film Presents:
Silent films and Loud Music Series

A Page of Madness (狂った一頁, Kurutta Ichipeiji) (1926)

With a live score by

Trash to Kilowatts

Plot: In Japan, a man (Masao Inoue) takes a job as a janitor at a mental asylum in order to be near his wife (Yoshie Nakagawa). Although his wife suffers genuine mental anguish, the man believes he can rescue her — but his attempt to break her out one night backfires when she panics. After she returns to her room, the husband again makes plans to try to take her out, only to be interrupted in the attempt by a doctor and several attendants, whom he attacks and believes he has killed.

Directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa
Starring Masao Inoue
Ayako Iijima
Yoshie Nakagawa
Hiroshi Nemoto

Trash to Kilowatts are a 3 piece band using improvising instrumental soundtrack type sounds with typical band instrumentation.

Screening will be out on the Comfort Station Lawn. Weather permitting.

Programmed for Comfort Station by Raul Benitez, Emily Perez and Mathew Tapey.

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