Old Louth film show at the Droic­head on May 1

Mid Louth Independent - - NEWS -

LOOK at Louth is pre­sented in as­so­ci­a­tion with the Ir­ish Film Ar­chive and pro­vides a glimpse of life in the wee county through the ear­li­est film im­ages avail­able in the ar­chive.

This Sil­ver Screen event is ide­ally suited to lo­cal his­to­ri­ans, nos­tal­gists and ar­chive film en­thu­si­asts. It in­cludes the ear­li­est flick­er­ing im­ages of Drogheda taken from a mov­ing train by the frères Lu­mières in 1897 and the Bridge of the Ford, a doc­u­men­tary about Drogheda com­mis­sioned by the Med­i­cal Mis­sion­ar­ies of Mary in 1948.

The film is on May 1 in the Droic­head Arts Cen­tre. €3 / Free for 55+

More de­tails from the cen­tre.

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