SAT 11 May 2.15 pm • Special Matinee at Rio Cinema •
HACKNEY CAPTURED – 50 YEARS FROM THE ARCHIVE
Super 8/standard 8 footage of VE Day parades, the Coronation, council fumigation of housing estates, the building of new homes, the Queen’s Silver Jubilee, Street parties, Sports Day, a Fairground, children’s film-making…
Rio’s compilation of films from the Hackney Archives and Freeform Arts Trust. Fascinating footage of many Hackney landmarks and significant events of the last century recaptures Hackney’s rich and vibrant history.