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

All ticket sales are final, (no refunds) and are Will Call only (tickets will not ship), to be picked up at our Box Office at 1208 Surf Ave., during the festival. Please Note: The Coney Island Museum is located on the 2nd Floor and is not wheelchair accessible. 

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

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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