Comprises 5 parts. Part 1 is the Newsletter which contains articles including: 'Comrades on DVD!' about the recent release by the BFI of the Bill Douglas film of the Tolpuddle Martyrs in which the story is told by a lanternist; a report of the Society's summer meeting on 18 July 2009 in Bath; 'Points of view: capturing the 19th century in photographs' about a British Library exhibition between 30 October 2009 and 7 March 2010; 'An experience of cinematography' by Robert MacDonald about an early Lumiere Cinematographe show; 'Visual delights conference: "Visual Empires"' - a report by Richard Crangle on the event from 3-5 July 2009 at the University of Sheffield; 'Webchat' by Mark Butterworth. Part 2 is the minutes of the business part of the Society's summer meeting in Bath. Part 3 is the agenda for the autumn meeting to be held on 31 October-1 November 2009 at La Cinematheque francaise in Paris. Part 4 gives accounting details for the 2009 Convention. Part 5 relates to members sales and wants which would be available on-line through the Society website rather than in printed form.

Item number 13671
Category Periodical
Type Magic Lantern
Language English
Country of origin UK
Related people Robert MacDonald (Editor)
Dennis Crompton (Editor)