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14:00 - 15:45 28 May 2014

Flickering, lost, forgotten: London's silent picture palaces


Odeon Cinema | Odeon Cinema (link Map)
30 Tottenham Court Road | London | W1T 1BX | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: FREE
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

Join Dr Chris O’Rourke (UCL CHIRP) to explore London’s silent cinema history through Bloomsbury and the West End: retracing the steps of early film-goers from the the 1890s to the 1920s; from the peepshow kinetoscope machines to virtual train rides in Hale’s Tours; from one of the first cinemas in converted stables in Soho to the silent film industry in Wardour Street; from the Picture Palaces of Leicester Square to the Super Cinemas of Charing Cross Road.

The event on this date is now sold out. For alternative dates please visit the registration link below.


Tessa Rickards
+44 (0)20 7679 1346 | t.rickards@ucl.ac.uk


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