The Curzon Community Cinema in Clevedon has been shortlisted for the semi-finals of the National Lottery Awards – you can vote for them here. Please spread the word and get as many people to vote as possible. PRESS RELEASE The … Continue reading
I’ve just uploaded a new promo of the Curzon Memories App which you can view below: Filmed by Sy Taffel and featuring Jess Linington.
I gave a presentation on the Curzon Memories App at the i-docs 2012 conference on Friday which was hosted by the DCRC and held at the Watershed Media Centre, as part of the Layered Reality panel. The talk focused on … Continue reading
Ian Lavender is the voice of Victor Cox in the Curzon Memories App, which is due to be launched on App Store and Android Market soon. Ian was in Bristol for the Slapstick festival, which included a restrospective on Dad’s … Continue reading
Posted in Cinema buildings, Curzon, Heritage, Interviews
Tagged Blanche Cox, Blanche Harwood, Captain Mainwarring, Cinema, cinema buildings, Curzon, Dad's Army, Ian Lavender, Pike, Victor Cox
David Bordwell has been writing a series of blog posts about the threat of digital conversion to art house cinemas, what Screen Digest has coined the ‘digital shortfall’ – i.e. those screens that will be lost becuase they cannot afford … Continue reading
Posted in App-aratus theory, Cinema buildings, Curzon, Heritage, Projection Hero
Tagged Art Cinema, Art Theatre, Champaign, Cinema Theatre Association, David Bordwell, Digital Cinema, Digital Decay, Digital Exhibition, Digital Projection, Digital Shortfall, Illinois, Screen Digest, The Theatres Trust, Urbana
Video documentation about the Curzon Memories App – video by Sy Taffel, starring Jon Dovey, Constance Fleuriot, Jess Linnington of the Digital Cultures Research Centre, UWE: Curzon Memories App Documentation from Charlotte Crofts on Vimeo.
Posted in App-aratus theory, Augmented Reality, Cinema buildings, Curzon, Exterior localization, GPS, Heritage, Interior localization, Interviews, Media Practice Research, Postdigital, QR Codes
Tagged Constance Fleuriot, Curzon Memories App, Curzon Project, Curzon Video, Jon Dovey, Sy Taffel