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The next IN FOCUS presentation is on Wednesday 21st April at 7.30pm The first item is a remarkable documentary, The Allied Games, produced by Western Australian Lizzie Kirkham.  This was premiered on Fox Footy, during a previous Anzac Day. After supper, a video history of Paramount Pictures will be presented. Following this will be episode #2 of Pictures in Motion’s Members in Action News.  

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Supporters of Pictures in Motion AMMPT

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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…

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National Science Week 2017

National Science Week 2017 Wireless Hill Museum Date: Sunday 20 August 2017 Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm There were a number of displays on show which tracked various technology over the ages. These were spread between two of the main buildings at Wireless Hill. The main room contained a telecommunications exhibit, whilst the smaller cottage housed the VHF Group, Vintage Wireless and Gramophone Society, WA Hearing Centre, and the Australian Museum of Motion Picture and Television…

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Archival information

Thank you to WATVHistory  and Ken McKay for the following information. Whilst working at TVW in 1972 I had the opportunity to chat with the late Ken Alexander about some 16mm footage he was editing. It involved the Ambassadors Theatre, which was about to close and be demolished. Years later in a conversation with Barry Goldman he explained that he was an old friend of Ken’s, who had provided him with a VHS tape of…

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