Opening Night Film - Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace

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Opening Night Film - Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace

Dates: 
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 7:30pm

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Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the Movie Palace
Directed by April Wright, USA, 84:00, Documentary Feature, New York Festival Premiere!

The evolution of the movie business over the past century, from penny arcades and nickelodeons, to the grand movie palaces built by the studios, and what happened over the decades as they were challenged by television, decaying downtowns, multiplexes, and cell phone cinema.



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