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1990
January 29 1990

‘Electric Current’ The Independent

‘Electric Current’ The Independent
Sheila Johnston on the re-opening of an historic London landmark The Independent, Friday 26th January 1990 ‘Going Out to Cinema’..Read More
1971
March 29 1971

Electric Film Club benefit for People’s Centre

Electric Film Club benefit for People’s Centre
Electric Film Club benefit ad for People’s Centre – People’s News – Vol 3, No 13, 29th March 1971 ‘LATE..Read More
1970
December 18 1970

‘El Topo’ has its first screening at the Elgin, NYC

'El Topo' poster
On December 18th 1970 manager Ben Barenholtz showed Alejandro Jodorowsky’s surrealist western ‘El Topo‘ at midnight. It was an instant,..Read More