The Cinema Museum, London


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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.

Oval Space presents the London premiere of Art & Craft

April 2015 · News

AC_TheatricalPoster_Web-691x1024 On Tuesday 28th April, Oval Space Cinema presents the London premiere of new documentary Art & Craft (2014), a film by Sam Cullman and Jennifer Grausman, co-directed by Mark Becker.

Dalton Nicholson Collection

April 2015 · News

The Cinema Museum is delighted and grateful to have received a substantial  donation from Tony Dalton and Tim Nicolson from their collection of material  relating to the history of films and filming, including beautiful portraits  of stars taken by the late Pinewood photographer George Courtney Ward.

Recent visitors to the Cinema Museum

April 2015 · News

Harley Cokeliss Director/writer/producer Harley Cokeliss and the BBC One Show are recent visitors to the Museum.

Screening of Siliva the Zulu (1927) at Wilton’s Music Hall

April 2015 · News

Siliva-web1_220x0 Wilton’s Music Hall presents Siliva the Zulu (1927), part of ‘South Africa at 20: The Freedom Tour’.

British Silent Comedy Legends at Wilton’s Music Hall

March 2015 · News

Laurel and Hardy Wilton’s Music Hall and The Lucky Dog Picturehouse present a mix of rarely seen and popular silent films with live musical score.

The Cinema Museum hosts its second Wikipedia editathon

March 2015 · News

Wikipedia Editathon 2 The Cinema Museum hosted its second Wikipedia editathon on Saturday the 7th of March.