Past Events Archive
The Cinema Museum continues its fundraising campaign to secure the Museum's future with a new season of film screenings and live talks. The Spring Season will begin on 5 March - check out the Upcoming Events pages for articles on individual events.
Sun 8 Dec 2013 @ 14:00 · Events
We celebrate the Shaw Society's 72nd birthday with a double bill screening of Androcles and the Lion (1952) starring Jean Simmons, Victor Mature and Robert Newton, followed by Pygmalion (1938), starring Leslie Howard and Wendy Hiller.
A glamorous awards ceremony to recognise the stand out pooch performances of the last 12 months. Hosted by film journalist and screenwriter Toby Rose, with jury members including Kaleem Aftab from the Independent, Kate Muir from The Times, and film writer Damon Wise.
The creator of many memorable soundtracks for film/TV, including The French Lieutenant’s Woman and the BBC’s Pride and Prejudice, Davis has scored over 60 silent classics, from Napoleon, Ben Hur and Safety Last to Chaplin’s much-loved Mutual shorts.
Fri 6 Dec 2013 @ 19:30 · Events
Comedy following the true events of a men's volleyball team composed mainly of gay and transgender athletes. An evening of film, conversation, music and good company, celebrating all aspects of Transculture.
The day after his 90th birthday, the award winning director presents an assortment of five perfectly crafted, minutely observed, and often brilliantly inventive, films from the late 1940s to the mid 1980s, including The Elephant Never Forgets and Children's Film Foundation film Friend or Foe.