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New Exhibition in Bridport for Film Festival

6 Apr 2022, 11:41 a.m.

We are delighted to say that an exhibition of artefacts from the museum is now on display at Bridport Arts Centre in West Dorset. The extensive loan is in collaboration with this year's 'From Page to Screen' Festival of films ...

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The New Woman Between the Wars by Michelle Reynolds

25 Mar 2022, 10:49 a.m.

Our latest blog is from museum volunteer and PhD student Michelle Reynolds. This accompanies an exhibition Michelle has curated on the 'New Woman', which you can now see in our lower gallery. The featured image shows a promotional card we ...

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The Cinematologists Podcast at the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum

3 Mar 2022, 12:13 p.m.

We were delighted to welcome Neil Fox recently to the museum who recorded an episode of the renowned podcast The Cinematologists in our galleries. Neil discussed the collections, our exhibitions, and our approach to moving image history with the Curator, ...

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Steve Neale 1950-2021 A Tribute

13 Jan 2022, 9:12 a.m.

We were very sad to hear of the death late last year after a long illness of our friend and former colleague, Professor Steve Neale. Steve was one of the most important film historians over the last fifty years in ...

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