Stories from the Electric Cinema Club

With thanks to everyone who has allowed us to use their words.

The Electric Cinema Club is the only survivor of a group of independent, specialist cinemas which sprang up in...

THIS IS THE ELECTRIC!

Ed Vulliamy on the long-loved, historically important cinema that has seen as much drama off screen as on....

THE ELECTRIC’S SPARK FADES OUT...

Dave Hucker's History Part 1: Before the Electric.

BEFORE THE ELECTRIC

Dave Hucker's History Part 3: From the Edwardian to the Avant-Garde

FROM THE EDWARDIAN TO THE AVANTE-GARDE

Jim Nelson's notes to accompany an exhibition he held at Kensington Library on the history of the cinema. Oct 1984

EXHIBITION AT KENSINGTON LIBRARY.

Many things have been said about the Electric, some of them repeatable. Unfortunately, only those in print have...

THIS IS THE ELECTRIC?

Happy Birthday to the Electric Cinema, seventy years old next Friday – which makes it the longest-serving purpose-built cinema...

THE ELECTRIC’S FAITHFUL FLICKER...

Dave Hucker's History Part 2: The Electric and World War 1.

THE ELECTRIC & WW1

You didn’t need to be of a nervous disposition to think the projection box at the Electric could be a spooky place...

A PROJECTIONIST’S MEMOIR

ELECTRIC 100 YEARS CELEBRATION BROCHURE by Mandy Kean, Soho House Group

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