Celluloid City




Secrets of the Projection Box

April 24, 2016 @ 3:45 pm
Last year the University of Warwick’s film department embarked on a research project exploring different aspects of this world, and ...

Richard Nicholson

April 24, 2016 @ 2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Photographer Richard Nicholson will discuss the several years he spent documenting the world’s disappearing darkrooms.

28mm: Pathe’s Forgotten Film Gauge

April 24, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Treats in store include a snippet by pioneering animator Emile Cohl, classic railroad drama The Raid on Train 522, French trick film ...

Richard Nicholson: The Projectionists

April 20, 2016 @ 11:00 am - April 24, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
As film has made way for digital, both the job and the work-place have changed fundamentally, and Richard’s beautifully detailed images ...

Celluloid City: City Lights

November 28, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:50 pm
City Lights (dir. Charlie Chaplin) USA, 1931 – 97 mins Cert: U On Saturday 28 November, 1931, the Pavilion Cinema opened in Stirchley, ...

Phil Fawke

As part of tomorrow’s Celluloid City programme, we have the privilege of chatting to retired projectionist Phil Fawke. Phil was ...

The Purple Rose of Cairo

September 19, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dir: Woody Allen (USA 1985, 82 mins) Certificate: PG Kicking off a season of screenings and events devoted to the changing face of ...

An introduction to Celluloid City

After a pilot at Flatpack no.9, our Celluloid City project kicks off in earnest this autumn. To give you a bit of context on the whole ...

Build your own paper cinema

As part of tomorrow’s Celluloid City activities at the Barber, you can have a go at constructing your own Odeon Kingstanding. ...