Take one of our curated ‘tours’ and explore our archive by themes such as how projection technology has changed over the course of the twentieth century, how the projection box was configured in 1912 and the work of women projectionists.

Exploring the Box

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This exhibit offers a detailed exploration of a 1912 projection box.

Women in the Box

Joan Pearson in the projection room at the A.B.C. Orient cinema, Birmingham (1951)

This exhibit gathers together some of the material collected by The Projection Project that relates to the work of women projectionists across the history of cinema.