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Chicago Movie Club Facebook Group

Film Firsts and the 1893 Chicago World's Fair

Travel back in time to uncover a cinematographer's legacy and celebrate movie pioneers

Film Firsts and the 1893 Chicago World's Fair
Film Firsts and the 1893 Chicago World's Fair

Time and Location

Apr 12, 2024, 9:40 AM – 10:00 AM CDT

Chicago Movie Club Facebook Group

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Discover film firsts as you travel back in time to the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. While there, you'll uncover the legacy of a notorious cinematographer, whose shadowy past and groundbreaking techniques captivated audiences at the Fair. You'll also celebrate the fathers of modern movies, including the exhilarating moment they captured Chicago's iconic Ferris wheel in motion. Finally, on this immersive virtual tour, you'll learn how human eyesight and moving pictures work together.

Free to Chicago Movie Club members, this event on the 1893 Chicago World's Fair is part of our ongoing series 9:40 ON FRIDAYS

Jumpstart your weekend with fresh insights about Chicago and cinema. Topics change weekly. JOIN THE FUN!

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    Members, register here if you'd like an email reminder 1 hour before this event begins.

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