Super 8 projection in Crampton Court

I projected Meliés* ‘The Fairy Kingdom’, ‘An Invitation to Ireland’, and some of the Dolmen Walking footage (that Tim, Sean and I shot) as part of Jennie Moran‘s ‘An archaeology of things not old enough to be interesting’*.

The event took place in Crampton Court;

132 Crampton Court (1959) Dublin Public Libraries 132 Crampton Court (1959) Dublin Public Libraries

“This was the unofficial “exchange” of Dublin until the “commercial buildings” were opened in 1799. No 20, “The Little Dublin Coffee House” provided the merchants with a meeting place prior to this. Crampton Court had been used as a short cut from the Olympia Theatre to the well known Dolphin Restaurant prior to it being demolished in 1963.”