Category Archives: Interviews

You stupid boy!: Ian Lavender is the voice of the Curzon’s Victor Cox

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

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New vid about the Curzon Memories App

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.

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Mad Hackers’ Tea Party photos

Here are some photos of the Projection Hero installation exhibiting at the Mad Hackers’ Tea Party, BV Studios, Bristol last weekend: This is the second time we’ve tested the installation and there were inevitably a few teething problems at the … Continue reading

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Curzon Memories

I’ve been working closely with Education Officer Cathy Poole on the Heritage Lottery Funded Curzon Memories project – gathering recollections from all generations about the Curzon, ranging from Muriel Williams (discussed in a previous post) who was in the building … Continue reading

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Testing, testing, one, two, three…

News Flash: GPS signal around the Curzon strong despite blizzard conditions… Friday 26 Nov was a very cold and busy day, starting with a long chat with Maurice Thornton curator of the Curzon Collection and author of The Everlasting Picture … Continue reading

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We’ll meet again

Cathy Poole, the Curzon’s education officer, and I are working together to collect oral histories of people from all generations who remember the cinema.  The interviews will be added to the Curzon Memories archive, and used in the content of the … Continue reading

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