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Plus – announcements, comings & goings and other items from behind the scenes at the Museum.

The Picture Palace Project

September 2013 · News · Featured Article

Picture Palace Project Map The Elephant & Castle was once home to an extraordinary number of picture houses and was known as the Piccadilly Circus of the South. The Cinema Museum’s Picture Palace Project is a community heritage scheme supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

A Video Tour with the Guardian

April 2010 · News · Featured Article

The Guardian’s Michelle Hanson took a tour of the Museum with Ronald Grant.

How is the Cinema Museum keeping the spirit of old-school cinema alive?

June 2016 · News

The Cinema Museum is now featured on the #tagvenue website.

Pictures from the Kennington Bioscope Vitagraph 9.5 special on June 8th

June 2016 · News

Vitagraph95 1 Here are some photographs taken by volunteer Reetta Nygard at Wednesday’s Kennington Bioscope presentation of Vitagraph 9.5 films, introduced by Kevin Brownlow and Andrew Erish.

The Cinema Museum on Sarah Waters’ radar

May 2016 · News

Sarah Waters 1 A message from Sarah Waters, who provided us with a wonderful evening at The Cinema Museum last November

Martin Pickles curated a programme of animated films

May 2016 · News

animation event 14 Apr 16 1 Martin Pickles curated a programme of animated films at the Cinema Museum on April 14, and and invited all the animators to the screening.

Jim Parkyn’s Amazing Scene Machine video

April 2016 · News

Parkyn 2 Following Jim Parkyn’s animation workshop at the Museum on April 16th, here is the finished ‘Chaplin themed’ masterpiece.

The Salvation Army and the Cinematograph 1897-1929, by Tony Fletcher

April 2016 · News

scan0004 The Salvation Army and the Cinematograph 1897-1929, by Tony Fletcher