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A Beautiful New Acquisition!

11 Jan 2024, 2:08 p.m.

As Assistant curator Matt Lee reports, we have a wonderful new addition to the museum’s ever-expanding collection, a large and striking, biunial magic lantern. This particularly fine example was acquired at Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood auction house, Exeter by Phil ...

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New Student Exhibitions on Display

18 Dec 2023, 1:16 p.m.

There are four new exhibitions curated by students now open to visitors in the reception area of the Old Library, which houses the museum. Again these have been curated by students studying third year film module EAF 3513 British Screens, ...

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A Visit from our Patrons

17 Nov 2023, 2:05 p.m.

It was fabulous to have a visit this morning from the museum's patrons, film critic Mark Kermode and filmmaker Carol Morley. Mark and Carol were as amazed as always at the wonders the museum holds and delighted at some of ...

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