The Cinema Museum, London


Enamel badge for the Shirley Temple League, promoted by the Sunday Referee newspaperThe 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 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.

Early Dardennes Brothers documentaries at the Open City Documentary Festival

June 2015 · News

OCDF logo BLACK smaller This year Open City Documentary Festival is spotlighting five documentaries made by Belgian brothers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne.

Bertha DocHouse presents Me and Me Dad + Director Q&A

June 2015 · News

ME AND ME DAD Social Card On Sunday 14th June Bertha DocHouse presents Me and Me Dad (2012), an unconventional look at film director John Boorman, by one who should know him best – his daughter Katrine. 

The Nomad Cinema

June 2015 · News

Nomad 3 This summer The Nomad Cinema are hosting a fantastic programme of outdoor events all over London.

Films with a Mission

June 2015 · News

Salvation Army Work Christian Missions in Global History Seminar in association with Birkbeck Institute of the Moving Image presents a workshop on Missionary Film, Films with a Mission, at Gordon Square Cinema, Birkbeck, 43 Gordon Square WC1H 0PD on Saturday 6th June, 2015 from 13.30 to 18.00.

Free Sight and Sound magazines offer!

May 2015 · News

Looking for a good home – full collection of Sight & Sound from 1991 relaunch to present, stored in binders through to 2014, plus annual indexes.

Projection improvements on their way!

May 2015 · News

Ronald May 013 News on some technical improvement work to a 16mm projector for silent film screenings at the Museum.