Category Archives: Cinema buildings

Celebrating Curzon Memories & Award-winning App

The Curzon Memories App won a Learning on Screen Award for best General Education Multimedia project. The winners were announced at a formal awards ceremony at the BFI Southbank, London on April 18th 2013, introduced by Shami Chakrabarti (Liberty), followed … Continue reading

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Curzon Memories Celebration Day

Really excited to be invited to the Curzon Memories Celebration Day on Sat 20 April. All those who have given us their memories of the Curzon are invited to view a programme of films and audio pieces created from these interviews. … Continue reading

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Explosions, Sex and Murder

I recently gave a talk about the Curzon Memories App and The Lost Cinemas of Castle Park app at the Digital Cultures Research Centre “Wednesdays After Work” seminar on 12 December entitled: The title was obviously designed to mimic lurid … Continue reading

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New Improved: Curzon Memories App Update

  The Curzon Memories App has recently been updated with several new improved features – including the ability to add your own cinema memories or comments via Twitter, donate to the Curzon’s restoration fund and link to the Box Office … Continue reading

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City Strata / Cinemapping research outcomes

Since launching the Curzon Memories App in March 2012 I’ve been busy working on another cinema-related project as part of the Arts and Humanities Research Council REACT Hub ‘Heritage’ sandbox, which might be of interest.  The City Strata project was a … Continue reading

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Curzon Through to National Lottery Final

The Curzon Community Cinema, Clevedon has been selected as one of three heritage finalists (out of a total of 21 across all categories) for the National Lottery Awards.  All 21 finalists will attend a star-studded BBC ceremony later this year where … Continue reading

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Curzon Memories App featured on Radio 4 You and Yours

The Curzon Memories App was featured on BBC Radio 4’s You and Yours on Monday 30 July 2012.  The item reviewed the recent AppCircus Google Campus London app development showcase where the app was selected to be pitched in front of a distinguished panel of judges, earlier in … Continue reading

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