Before Christmas I was kindly invited along by the wonderful Stirchley Happenings Community Group, who also run the Stirchley Community Market, to come and talk about the Media Archive for Central England’s (MACE) Full Circle Film Search Project.
Film fans were greeted with smiles and the chance to purchase popcorn and cakes as refreshments for their film. The screening took place upstairs at Stirchley Community Church and enticed an audience of over 100 people, which was a fantastic turnout considering the treacherous weather conditions and icy streets outside.
By showing a selection of clips from the MACE archive which related to the surrounding areas was a great way of showing the Stirchley
If you have any cinefilm, or home-movies that you or your family have made and are interested in having digitised as part of the Heritage Lottery Full Circle Project please get in touch with your local group representative Chris Swann – 07966660771 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about MACE, or for advice on how to care for your films. Please check out our website: www.macearchive.org or call the MACE team on 0116 252 5066