Silent Films


Darius has been improvising silent film scores since 2008 and has done over 90 film shows at churches, cathedrals, and music festivals throughout the UK.

Below is a list of films that he has accompanied - asterisks indicate films which have been accompanied by organ.

A Cottage on Dartmoor (UK 1929) Anthony Asquith
Asphalt (Germany )
Battleship Potemkin (USSR 1925) Eisenstein
Berlin, Symphony of a City (Germany 1927) Walter Ruttman

The Vagabond (USA 1918) Chaplin

Blackmail (UK 1929) Hitchcock
Bleak House (UK 1920) Maurice Elvey
Crossways (Japan 1928)
Dawn (UK 1928) Herbert Wilcox
Downhill (USA 1927) Hitchcock
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (UK 1920)*
Easy Street (USA 1917) Chaplin
Explosion of a motor car (UK ) Cecil Hepworth
Four Sons (USA 1928)
Girl Shy (USA 1924) Harold Lloyd
Helen of Four Gates (UK 1922) Cecil Hepworth
Hindle Wakes (UK 1927) Maurice Elvey
How it feels to be run over (UK 1901) Cecil Hepworth
Metropolis (Germany 1927)* Fritz Lang
Nanook of the North (USA 1922)* Robert J Flaherty
Nosferatu (Germany 1922)* F W Murnau
One Week (USA 1920) Buster Keaton
Our Hospitality (USA 1923) Buster Keaton
People on Sunday (Menschen am Sonntag) (Germany 1930) Siodmak

Rescued by Rover (UK 1905) Cecil Hepworth
Safety Last (USA 1923) Harold Lloyd
The Adventurer (USA 1923) Chaplin
The Black Pirate (USA 1926) Albert Parker
The Cabinet of Dr Caligari (Germany 1920)*
The Champion (USA 1918) Chaplin
The First Born (UK 1929) Miles Mander
The Goat (USA 1920) Buster Keaton
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (USA 1921)*
The Immigrant (USA 1917) Chaplin
The Lodger (UK 1927)* Alfred Hitchcock
The Passion of Joan of Arc (Denmark 1928)* Dreyer
The Phantom of the Opera (USA 1923)* Rupert Julian

The Pleasure Garden (UK 1925) Hitchcock

The Rat (UK 1925) Ivor Novello
The Ring (UK 1927) Hitchcock

To’lable David (USA )
Underground (UK 1928) Anthony Asquith

Voyage across the impossible (France ) Meliés