The Cinema Museum has a fascinating programme of regular talks, film screenings, bazaars, exhibitions and live events, with presentations from key film industry experts and film historians.
Events take place in either the impressive and spacious hall or the atmospheric 36-seat screening-room, with its old cinema seats and illuminated signage. The events provide an excellent opportunity to explore the Museum.
Tue 7 Jan - Tue 1 Apr 2014 · 19.30 - 21.30 every Tuesday · Events
Three generations of Lannings have been involved in the film industry. Howard spent 50 years in film and sound editing on films such as Curse of the Crimson Altar. Discover the stars they’ve worked with and their adventures behind the scenes.
One of Britain’s leading film editors who had a long, and fruitful collaboration with Peter Greenaway, gives an illustrated masterclass. His films include Billy Elliot (2000), The History Boys (2006) and The Book Thief (2013). He also edited 13 episodes of Downton Abbey.
Lee Pressman’s morning mayhem is back again by public demand. Even more vintage cartoons, cliffhangers, choc-ices and choice entertainment. Another fun-filled morning for all the family! Tickets always sell fast so book early. Doors open at 09.30 for a 10.00 start. Refreshments will be available in our licenced cafe/bar. TICKETS & PRICING £6 (£4 conc) [...]
Thu 27 Mar 2014 @ 19:30 · Events
At 13 years old Eric L’Epine Smith ran away from home to appear in a silent film. Jane L’Epine Smith, the renowned casting director’s daughter, talks about the stars he discovered in the 1930s and 40s, including Rex Harrison and Errol Flynn.