How We Make 'The Movies'
Tue, Feb 17, 2015
Times: 2:00 pm
Venue: Jackson Homestead Museum
527 Washington Street, Newton, MA 02458Contact:
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A Vacation Week Family Program Come to the Jackson Homestead for a hands-on approach to trace how projected still images went to animated feature length films.
You can check out an authentic Magic Lantern, use old-fashioned stereoscopes, and make your own zoetrope to take home!
Learn about the art and history of movie technology in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Finish your journey with a short film and popcorn!
Cost: $25 per family ($20 for members) includes museum admission, materials, and snack.
Prepaid registration is required, limit 25; call 617.796.1450 to register.
(Wicked Local Staff Photo/Chris Bernstein)