Yorkshire Silent Film Festival

List of screenings

There are several ways to explore the festival programme on this website. Scrolling down this page will show you a chronological list of all forty screenings. Click on the pictures or the green buttons to find out more about any event.

You can also explore the festival by place here or see the festival calendar here.

The festival brochure can be read online here.



  • Square Chapel Centre for the Arts 10 Square Road Halifax, England, HX1 1QG United Kingdom

Alfred Hitchcock’s sinister, suspenseful tale of crime and romance is one of the last British silent films to be made. With his traditional cameo appearance in the first reel, to a spectacular chase through the British Museum by moonlight in the final reel, Blackmail is a classic thriller from the Master of Suspense.

Performing live: Meg Morley (piano)

Tickets £10