AMMPT /Pictures In Motion Events

IN FOCUS

Posted by on 7-07-19 in AMMPT Western Region Events | 0 comments

The next In Focus will be on Wednesday 21st August at 7.30pm. Former TVW Chief Engineer JOHN QUICKE will be making a presentation about the Perth Entertainment Centre on Wednesday 21st August, 2019.John will explain all the intricacies of building the PEC and highlights of some of the shows will be screened.This free event will include nibbles and drinks and will be held at the East Victoria Park RSL Hall, Fred Bell Parade, Bentley – between 7pm and 10pm.This is an initiative of Pictures in Motion Museum of Film and Television...

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THE PICTURE PALACES OF PERTH

Posted by on 6-06-19 in AMMPT Western Region Events | 0 comments

Curated by our very own Roy Mudge, in partnership with the City of Melville Wireless Hill Museum. The exhibition salutes four cinemas of Perth in the 1920s-30s and runs till November 2019. Why not go along on Sunday 30th June and have a look  at our restored projectors and other memorabilia. Then stay for Roy’s presentation on the History of Technicolor from 2pm till 3pm.

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PICTURES IN MOTION at Sunset, featured in Chronicle, an award winning Presentation Short Documentary Film.

Posted by on 6-06-19 in AMMPT Western Region Events | 0 comments

PICTURES IN MOTION at Sunset, Featured in  Chronicle, an award winning Presentation Short Documentary Film. In the last two months of 2017 the Sunset AMMPT working Bee team was approached by film and TV camera Students from Perth Central TAFE to make a short film about our operation. They were very impressed with our marvellous collection of vintage and antique equipment and in talking to a few of us they were convinced we could be a very good subject about which to make a film. The shoots for ‘Chronicle’ were arranged over at least two...

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Channel Seven 08.02.2019

Posted by on 2-02-19 in AMMPT Western Region Events, History of Film | 0 comments

Channel Seven 08.02.2019

Channel Seven has run a story on AMMPT on Friday night on Today Tonight at 6.30pm. Thank you Channel Seven. Here are some of the photos (screenshots) from the programme.          ...

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In Focus Presentation

Posted by on 1-01-19 in AMMPT Western Region Events | 0 comments

In Focus Presentation

IN FOCUS PRESENTATION – The AMMPT WR Inc. ‘inFocus’ program provides a free presentation for members and the public. 2019  IN FOCUS PRESENTATION – Wednesday 21st August 7.30pm  The next In Focus Presentation will be by member JOHN QUICKE on the history of the PERTH ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE Invite your friends to this free event at the Fred Bell RSL Hall in Fred Bell Parade, St. James on the 19th June at 7.30pm. Free nibbles and refreshments are available before the...

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Western Australian Film Preservation

Posted by on 9-09-18 in AMMPT Western Region Events | 0 comments

Western Australian Film Preservation

Western Australian Film Preservation The Australian Museum of Motion Picture and Television Film Library has donated 24 Titles on 29 reels of 16mm film from its collection to the State Library of Western Australia. Almost all of these titles were endangered and needed to be digitised or they could have been lost forever. The State library’s funding drive has led to further digitisation of important Western Australian historical and cultural films which have been now given a new lease of life. Their preservation in a new digital medium keeps...

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AMMPT Collection Tours

Posted by on 3-03-18 in AMMPT Western Region Events | 0 comments

AMMPT Collection Tours

AMMPT Collection Tours 2018, continued from successful tours in 2017.   The Australian Museum of Motion Picture and Television (AMMPT Western Region) is pleased to once again be conducting free tours of the museum’s collection at the Sunset Heritage Precinct in Dalkeith. One of these buildings contains the museum’s collection of cinema and television paraphernalia. The tours will enable veterans within the industry, and interested parties, to inspect the stored collection. Former Seven Managing Director Kevin Campbell, former TVW Chief...

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Past events organised by AMMPT Western Region

Posted by on 3-03-18 in AMMPT Western Region Events | 0 comments

Past events organised by AMMPT Western Region

IN FOCUS PRESENTATION – ‘inFocus’ Presentation – IN FOCUS PRESENTATION –  John Paskulich will present – Australian Telephones 1877 – 2017. A PowerPoint and equipment demonstration. Venue is: Fred Bell Hall, Fred Bell Parade, St. James at 7.30pm, Wednesday 15th August. Refreshments and nibbles will precede the presentation. Inquiries to Keith Rutherford 9446 1627. IN FOCUS PRESENTATION – Richard Rennie – RSL Hall, in Fred Bell Parade, St. James – Wednesday August 17th – 7.30pm. “The Science and Technology of Darksuckers (1879...

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