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From “Mr Cosmo Presents” to “Cinema for All”

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The Glasgow Art Club

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Ronald Singleton (Mr Cosmo Jnr) and David Bruce (Director Scottish Film Council and one of the founders and former Chairman of GFT) talk it over: how it all started as the Cosmo Cinema and what it is now as the GFT.

Ronald Singleton – a lifetime engaged on the fringes of commercial entertainments and cultural projects. The son of George Singleton who built and opened the Cosmo Cinema and who put him in charge for ten happy years.

David Bruce is a former Director of the Scottish Film Council and the Edinburgh International Film Festival. A historian of film and photography, he is the author of The Sun Pictures – the Hill-Adamson Calotypes; Edinburgh Past and Present (with Maurice Lindsay); and Scotland – the Movie and has contributed widely to other publications. He is a Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society and convenor of the Scottish Society for the History of Photography

Welcome drink at 6pm, talk begins at 6.30pm


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