Oldest surviving film footage of Dublin city - Dublin Visitor Centre

Oldest surviving film footage of Dublin city

Looking for something different to do during your visit to Dublin? If you have a special interest in old film footage and in seeing scenes of Dublin from over one hundred years ago you’re in for a treat this month.

View some of the oldest surviving film footage of Dublin, dated 1897, and scenes of life in 19th century Dublin. The footage, is just a snippet of a 30 minute film called ‘Ireland: Birth of a Nation’ shot by the Lumiere brothers. ‘Birth of a Nation’ is showing daily at the Royal College of Physicians, 6 Kildare Street, Dublin 2 (see Dublin map) , until 31 October.

For more information on current events in Dublin, visit the Dublin Visitor Centre, Dublin’s friendliest tourist information office.

http://www.thejournal.ie/oldest-film-dublin-1717395-Oct2014/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5d02GAoma8

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