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CHARLIE CHAPLIN LIVED HERE – UK PREMIERE
+Pay Day Screening
+Director Q&A Presented by The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum
- Sat 2 Nov: 2.30pm
Charlie Chaplin Lived Here (CTBA)
Dir. Sean Martin & Louise Milne
45 Mins, 2018
A loving and affectionate tribute exploring Scottish filmmaker Bill Douglas and his lifelong obsession with Charlie Chaplin.
Blending archive footage, shot by Douglas in 1969 with present day interviews and excerpts from Chaplin’s autobiography this experimental documentary takes you on a journey between the past and the present and frames the childhood memories of Chaplin, which were heavily tied to places no longer present.
The documentary will be preceded by a screening of the Charlie Chaplin classic, Pay Day.
Dir. Charlie Chaplin
USA. 22 mins, 1922
A hardworking bricklayer plans to blow his week’s wages on a good night out with his mates. Poor attempts to avoid waking his fearsome wife result in a night spent sleeping wife, by sleeping in the bath-tub – which proves to be full of water.