Silent Film Days

At Silent Film Days, classic silent movies match up with live music at Verdensteatret Cinematheque - a theatre built in the silent film era.

Finnish space punks Cleaning Women has been regular guests at the Silent Film Days.
Photo: Ingun A. Mæhlum

Silent Film Days in Tromsø started in 2006 and has been held every year since then. It is the only festival of its kind in Scandinavia.

Silent Film Days is an arena for unique collaborations between professional musicians form the whole world. Specially written music is performed live to silent film classics of all genres.

Silent Film Days 2021

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Silent Film Days in 2020 was unfortunately cancelled. Luckily, many of the artists booked to the event have been willing to do tyheir planned performance at the 2021 editiion insted. For that we are very greatful!

Silent Film Days 2021 takes place April 22-24. The line-up will be published at Verdensteatret's website after TIFF 2021.