Dear all,

This week in the IAMHIST Blog, Lawrence Napper writes his review and critique of Peter Jackson's They Shall Not Grow Old (2018):


They Shall Not Grow Old (Peter Jackson, 2018) and the Elephant in the Room<>
Lawrence Napper, King's College London 23 October 2018 I’ve been fascinated by the idea of Peter Jackson’s new film They Shall Not Grow Old and have blogged about it a couple of times already. Initially I blogged about the controversy over the

If you are interested in reading Lawrence's further thoughts on this film, and on early cinema, please visit his blog 'At the Pictures: About cinemagoing in the past':


At the Pictures – About cinemagoing in the past<>
One of the films shown at the recent Kennington Bioscope ‘Silent Weekend’ at the Cinema Museum was Cecil Hepworth’s Broken In the Wars.Henry Edwards plays a cobbler who has to give up his business in order to go to war.

Best wishes,


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