The «Hitchcock 9» film festival was organized by British Council Russia in collaboration with Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design as part of the UK-Russia Year of Culture 2014. From 1 – 9 August, 2014, nine silent movies made by Hitchcock in the 1920s which have been restored by the British Film Institute was shown outside at Strelka Institute. The atmosphere of the master’s early works was enhanced by live music performed during screenings, composed by leading British composers. Apart from film screenings, festival guests could also participate in an educational programme on Hitchcock’s works, silent movies and working with archive materials, which included meetings with British and Russian experts, workshops and lectures. 

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