Optical Entertainments before the Movies

This talk is a lavishly illustrated meander through the history of optical entertainments from cave art to the birth of the movies in 1895. It will be followed by a ‘hands-on’ demonstration of some of the devices.

By Andrew Gill


Part of our Object of the Month Programme

Object of the Month talks are free and there is no need to book, just come along! If you wish to donate money to The Atkinson Development Trust at the end of any talk there will be donation buckets available.

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