Silent Sherlock

William Gillette 18


The newly rediscovered and restored 1916 film Sherlock Holmes, starring William Gillette in an adaptation of his own play, will be shown at BFI Southbank (formerly the National Film Theatre) on 18 October, the final day of this year's BFI London Film Festival. Booking opens at 10.00am on 17 September (BFI members' booking opens a week earlier). Details are online at Or contact BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XT (phone 020 7928 3232).