The Archive Sessions

Cinema Innovations: from the Kinetoscope to Virtual Reality

Jane Gauntlett's VR piece Dancing With Myself, part of Watershed's Virtual Reality Sessions

Jane Gauntlett's VR piece Dancing With Myself, part of Watershed's Virtual Reality Sessions

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Sat 29 July 16:45
Ticket prices: £6.50 full / £4.50 concessions and under 24s.

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A round table hosted by Watershed Cinema Curator Mark Cosgrove on films and the technological innovations that have changed cinema from the early days of experiments with making still images move in machines like the Kinetoscope, to our current exploration of virtual reality with guests including Dr Peter Walsh (South West Silents) and Pervasive Media Resident independent digital media producer Catherine Allen and David Haylock, Creative Technologist at Watershed.