London’s Screen Archives enables Londoners see their past come alive on film. Managed by Film London, we are a unique network of historic film collections that cares for, collects and screens heritage film across the city. Together we preserve London’s rich film heritage from feature films to home movies, public information films, newsreels, and records of the capital’s many different industries.
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The Perils of Picturegoing
Amateur comedy film within a film, about the unforeseen risks of going to the cinema, including 3D films, ice creams, lions and spears!
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Fiction film made by the Kingston and District Movie Makers Club. Commended by Amateur Cine World Magazine, it shows the comical trials and tribulations of a dedicated film-goer at the New Regent, Walton, who, despite surreal weather conditions, wild animals and a child dripping ice cream down his back, has the cinematic experience of a lifetime!
This film is from the collection of Kingston Heritage Service, a member of the London's Screen Archives Network.