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.
The Cinema Museum in the media, together with the latest from our Twitter feed.
Plus – announcements, comings & goings and other items from behind the scenes at the Museum.
The Guardian’s Michelle Hanson took a tour of the Museum with Ronald Grant.
The Institut Français are happy to announce the third edition of It's All About Piano! (27-29 March at the Institut Français and Kings Place), including Pierre-Yves Plat who will improvising on two silent French classics, Les débuts de Max au cinéma (1910) and Fantômas, à l'ombre de la guillotine (1913).