Six Stories About London in Victorian Film
This quirky collection has it all: a Thames-side tragedy, a tale of film piracy and a near mishap with the Queen’s coffin.
Total runtime 90min
With live accompaniment by Stephen Horne
What can Victorian film tell us about life in London in the last five years of Victoria’s long reign? Join us for six of the quirkier stories about the capital and early film, including a Thames-side tragedy, a tale of early film piracy, a near mishap with the Queen of England’s coffin, the search for London’s first film studio and more.