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Free Screening/ The Archivists Roadshow
18 November 2021 | 7:00 pmFree
The Association of Moving Image Archivists Roadshow
A veritable treasures from the world’s archives and archivists, ASN Roadshow is 20+ astonishing films and videos in 100 minutes! Archival Screening Night has been the centerpiece of every AMIA conference since 1991. What makes Archival Roadshow Edition special is that this members-only event is being made accessible to the public to see the incredible, strange, astonishing, hilarious, and curious treasures from the world’s moving image archives. This cinematic Cabinet of Wonders features films from Mexico, Thailand, and New Zealand, an appearance by Louis Jordan and the Tympany Five, a dancing Bobcat (it’s not what you expect!), Baltimore Breakdancing including the Chocolate Boogie, Jack Lemon’s first screening appearance as a helpless soldier, and many more!
The Association of Moving Image Archivists is an international association dedicated to the preservation and use of moving image media. Founded in 1990, AMIA is the world’s largest organization for moving image archivists. Our nearly one thousand members represent 29 countries around the world.
Niagara Artists Centre Cinema Lounge
354 St Paul Street. St. Catharines ON
Wednesday 18 November 2021. Doors open at 7:00 PM/ Screening starts at 7:30PM
FREE EVENT- Limited capacity RSVP in advance.
This is an indoor event/ proof of vaccination required at entry. Limited capacity with social distancing measures in place.