England’s only back projection cinema is leaving 35 mm and going digital

posted by Playhousegoer on February 26, 2010 at 7:40 am

WOODHALL SPA, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND — After 88 years of 35 mm England’s last surviving back projection cinema is now turning its back on the 35 mm format and heading for the digital age. To be able to compete with the new-age technology of 3-D and digital, it seems that the way forward is to adapt, all we can hope for is that this extreme makeover will not tarnish this rustic and rural beauty that is England’s final back projection Kinema.

At 14 minutes and 50 seconds in (18/02/10): BBC Video

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Playhousegoer on February 27, 2010 at 8:48 am

My apologies, but the BBC News video above is updated daily and the actual news reel with the cinema information is no longer there…again, sorry…Playhousegoer: (27/02/2010).

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