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.

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

Charlie Chaplin on Screen at the Royal Festival Hall

March 2016 · News

559x385banner-2. The Philharmonia Orchestra presents a screening of three Charlie Chaplin films, with live music conducted by Carl Davis, on 10 April at the Royal Festival Hall.

Frames of Representation at the ICA

March 2016 · News

FoR Festival Frames of Representation (FoR) is a new festival to discover new documentary cinema and enjoy workshops with top directors.

Martin gives a talk to The Friends of Havering Museum

March 2016 · News

DSC_0909 Pictures taken at a talk given by Martin about the Museum to a group from The Friends of Havering Museum on Saturday March 12th.

Buster Keaton on Stage at the Space Arts Centre March 15th – 19th

February 2016 · News

BusterKeatonWeb The Space Arts Centre presents Buster Keaton at the Hollywood Canteen… as told by Orson Welles, March 15th – 19th.