Tag Archive: film archives

London: A Bigger Picture Comes to Brent!

Did you know along with paintings, archaeology, photographs and papers Brent Museum and Archives also holds some beautiful old film of the borough? Many people are not aware of these important resources in… Continue reading

What were we doing for two weeks?

The eagle-eyed among you will have noticed that Brent Museum and Archives was closed to inquiries and visitors for two weeks in September. We are sorry if this caused any inconvenience for anyone… Continue reading

Remember VHS?

For many people, the first thing they will think of when they think of archives are documents – perhaps a minute book, or a letter – but archive collections can be in almost… Continue reading

Be moved by the moving image!

If you’ve been watching the BBC this autumn, you may have caught the recent  ‘Reel History of Britain’ series, hosted by Melvyn Bragg, which looked at film archives from collections across Britain, and the power… Continue reading