KinoVan brings archive alive on the road

FAUK News reported on the launch of the unique viewing experience on the streets of London before Christmas and it’s really taken off……

Film London are bringing the best of your local film history to the streets thanks to the KinoVan, a mobile cinema that’s taking London’s 15 outer boroughs by storm!

With the advent of cinema at the turn of the twentieth century, local authorities desperate to get public health messages out to the crowded London streets spotted an opportunity: take the message to the people – in a van.

Filmed and Not Forgotten

Yorkshire Film Archive

As Centenary commemorations in 2014 approach, the Yorkshire Film Archive is delighted to announce it has received an award from the Heritage Lottery Fund for an important new project, Filmed and Not Forgotten, that will enable vital preservation work to its film collections relating to the First World War.