As our annual Friday silent film, the renowned
Avanti! chamber orchestra, led by world famous Canadian conductor Gabriel Thibaudeau, present Thibaudeau’s new composition of Rupert Julian classic The Phantom of the Opera (1925) at the Sodankylä Midnight Sun Film Festival on Friday June 16th. Lon Chaney, the man with a thousand faces, haunts the Paris Opera House as the deformed Phantom. As a rare treat, opera singer Reetta Haavisto performs the soprano solo.