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Modernist Dreams and Utopias #4: 100 years of Blackpool Illuminations
Thursday, 21 February 2013 from 19:00 to 22:00 (GMT)
Manchester, United Kingdom
The Changing Face of the North West: Modernist Dreams and Utopias #4
Modernity, municipalism and light: 100 years of Blackpool Illuminations
21st February 2013 6.30 - 8pm
6:30 Dr Steve Millington, MMU, introduction
6:45 Three short films depicting pre and post-war Blackpool, featuring aspects of the Lancashire coast, holidaying and attractions in Blackpool and, of course, the Illuminations themselves:
- Blackpool: a nation's playground (1939)
- Holiday (1957)
- Northern Lights, including the famous Jayne Mansfield switch on (1959)
7:45 questions and answers
8:00 approximate finish
Come early and get a drink or snack from the Gallery Cafe, to enjoy during the film showing. And look round the Galleries after the film