Guy Blache

Victorian Cinema Day

Choose from a range of activities including:

  • Victorian parlour games.
  • Table of Curiosities (optical tricks and toys.)
  • Story led photograms (camera-less photography) workshop.
  • Magic lantern show & tell.
  • Birth of Cinema Trail (with Georges Mèliés, Alice Guy Blanche and Eadweard Muybridge).
  • Screenings of short films and animations from 1890s.

 Additional information:

Workshop Type: Families or schools / costumed & theatrical / facilitator led / timed sessions.

Options: Mix and match content to appropriate age & interests.

Timing: Full day or half day sessions available.

Learning Outcomes:

Enhanced knowledge of Victorian culture, science and technology.

Greater awareness of the history of moving image media.

Improved confidence through articulating opinions and creativity.

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