Last night saw another of the 2008 Cambridge Film Festival's open air screenings, this time taking over Magdalene Street with screenings of local archive footage and silent comedies. Neil Brand provided piano accompaniment to one of the screens and an enormous crowd quickly formed.
Setting up the main screen on Magdalene Street:
Festival manager Paula persuades passers by to stick around for the screenings:
Some early arrivals watch one of the screens from the bridge and punts:
The crowd gathers as Neil Brand starts to play: