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Guided tours

From shadow theatre to the Lumière brothers

The history of shows and optical devices before cinema: the shadow theatre, the peep-show, magic lanterns, phantasmagoria (optical effects and illusions) and optical theatre, all the way to cinema.

Duration: 1h30
Price/Student: € 3 ita - € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

History of cartoons

From the first experiments on the illusions of movement, the most significant stages in the technical and artistic evolution of cartoons will be retraced.

Duration: 1h
Age 8-10
Price/Student:  € 3 ita - € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Discovering 3D

The three-dimensional vision, studies and techniques that made it possible, from stereoscopic photographs from the nineteenth century to movies in 3D.
Duration: 1h
Age: 8-10
Price/Student: € 3 ita - € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Mission Cinema

What does a Film Director do? Who is the producer? How long does it take to shoot a film? An itinerary of the characters and steps involved in producing a film through sequences, production documents, costumes, props, photographs and sketches.

Duration: 1h30
Age: 9-10
Price/Student:  € 3 ita - € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Treasure Hunts

Who hunts for a treasure finds…cinema

An exciting team game using riddles and puzzles in the search for objects and wonders of the precursors of cinema.
Duration: 1h30 
Age: 8-10
Price/Student: € 4 + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
Available in italian only

 

Some Like It ...Cinema

A curious challenge in the Museum collection, to discover the stars and movies that made ​​the history of cinema.
Duration: 1h30
Ager 8-10
Price/Student: € 4 + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
Available in italian only

Workshops

Shadow Theatre

Through the staging of short stories, the kids will experiment different representation techniques that have characterized the evolution of the shadow theatre: the art of hand shadows, silhouettes, articulated shadows, backdrops and props.
Duration: 1h30
Age: 6-8
Price/Student:  € 3 ita - € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Move, shoot, animate!

The secret and magic of cartoons revealed by experimenting with different techniques from pre-cinema and animation, in order to create moving images based on fictitious subjects.
Participants must bring their own USB Flash Drives to take footage home.
Duration: 2h
Classes: year 3-5
Price/Student:  € 5  (in italian)+ € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it

Workshops on the movie set

Magic on the screen: silent films’ special effects

The secrets of creating some cinematic tricks from the origins of cinema: appearances, disappearances, tricks of perspective and stop-motion animation.
Duration: 2h
Age: 8-10
Price/Student:  € 5   (in italian) + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it

Participants must bring their own USB Flash Drives to take footage home. The footage will  be given to groups with release forms  signed by their parents.
Download the release form here

 

Look who's talking!

Experimenting with film dialogue adaptation and dubbing techniques, retracing the history of great dubbing artists and discover the magic formula that gives a voice to real and animated characters in a fun and interactive way.
Duration: 2h
Age: 8-10
Price/Student: € 5  (in italian) + € 3,50 reduced-price entrance
For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it

 

#SOUNDFRAMES Cinema and Music on Exhibit

#SOUNDFRAMES Cinema and Music on Exhibit  investigates the complex relationship between music and moving images throught the history of cinema. The main aspect of the exhibit is its multimedia nature, designed to offer the visitor a real experiential visit. The exhibit is exclusively made up of screenings winding along the Temple Hall’s helicoidal ramp; they create the ideal movie, telling the countless ways in which music and cinematic images have come together in over one century. Visitors will be provided with wireless headphones that are necessary for a 360 degrees immersion. 

#SOUNDFRAMES Cinema and Music on Exhibit - Guided Tour

The exhibition unveils and tells the articulated combination between cinema and music through an interactive stage design set-up: silent films, musicals, videoclips and rock movies. Discovering the role of music in the history of cinema, its greatest characters and interpreters. 
Duration: 1h
Price/Student:  € 3 ita - € 4 eng-fr-ger-sp +€ 3,50 reduced-price entrance

Voyage into the universe of sound -Workshop

The relationship between moving images and soundtrack is traced through a visit to the exhibition. During the workshop the students will discover and experience the evolution from silent movies to talkies finding out the role of sound and music in cinema.
Duration: 2h
The workshop is in italian only - For information and costs about the activity in other languages  please call +39 011 8138 564/565 - prenotazioni@museocinema.it

Booking

Call +39 011.8138564/565 /  e-mail:  prenotazioni@museocinema.it from Monday to Friday, except for public holidays, from 9am to 6pm (activities must be booked at least 10 days in advance)
Museum entrance fee: € 3,50 /student.  Free 2 teachers per group, disabled children and support teachers.
Activity participants: max 25

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