The Historical Society of Cheshire County and the Keene Public Library present a film series "When Sound Came to Keene."
See four of the first full-length ‘talkies’ to come to Keene.
Following each movie, film historian Larry Benaquist will discuss the history of the coming of sound and its profound effect on audiences, the actors, the screenwriters, and the studios.
April 10 at 7 p.m. THE SINGING FOOL
April 17 at 7 p.m. THE TRESPASSER
May 15 at 7 p.m. THE BROADWAY MELODY
May 22 at 7 p.m. THE COCOANUTS