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Museum Currently Closed

17 Mar 2020, 4:14 p.m.

We are sorry to say that due to the Coronavirus crisis the museum is now closed for the public and researchers until further notice. We will be answering enquiries by email via bdc@exeter.ac.uk, although we won't be able to ...

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Queer Uses of British Fan Magazines

13 Feb 2020, 1:17 p.m.

To coincide with both LGBT History Month and Valentine's Day our latest blog comes from stipend holder Dr Chris O'Rourke, Senior Lecturer in Film and TV History at the University of Lincoln. Chris has explored our collection of fan magazines ...

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New Student Exhibitions on Display

13 Dec 2019, 11:08 a.m.

We have new student curated exhibitions on display in our reception area. As in previous years students have curated exhibitions using the museum's collections for the third year Film Studies module British Screens (EAF 3513). The course looks at the ...

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Charlie Chaplin Lived Here UK Premiere 2 November

14 Oct 2019, 4:15 p.m.

On 2nd November we were proud to present the UK premiere of a new documentary on Bill Douglas and his fascination for Charlie Chaplin at Exeter Phoenix. 'Charlie Chaplin Lived Here', made by Edinburgh based filmmakers Sean Martin and Louise ...

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