The Archive Sessions

Cinema Innovations: from the Kinetoscope to Virtual Reality Sold Out

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

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), Bryony Dixon (BFI Curator, silent film) and Pervasive Media Resident independent digital media producer Catherine Allen.