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A historic unveiling

1st March 2017
A historic unveiling

February 2017 saw the grand unveiling of an official plaque from the Birmingham Civic Society confirming our status as the oldest working cinema in the UK, e... read more

Cohen to the cinema

25th January 2017
Cohen to the cinema

The February 2017 edition of Sight & Sound magazine featured an article penned by Flatpack Festival head Ian Francis on the Jacey Cinemas chain, which forms ... read more

In memory of Dr. Clifford Shaw (1919 - 2015)

5th January 2016
In memory of Dr. Clifford Shaw (1919 - 2015)

We recently became aware that a time honoured friend of the cinema, Dr Clifford Shaw, sadly passed away last October, aged 96. He had worked tirelessly to h... read more


RomeoThe Electric Cinema offers a variety of educational talks and screenings to cover a wide range of subjects.

We normally offer a film screening (please call us to discuss film availability) followed by a talk.  

Subjects covered can be anything from media studies, focusing on film exhibition, history or even business studies.

Smaller groups can also receive a behind the scenes tour of our screening rooms and projection booths.

Events must be booked in advance and need to take place Monday - Friday between 9am and 2pm (subject to availability).  


Educational visits cost £5.40 per student+VAT with a minimum payment of £180+VAT.

or contact 0121 643 7879 if you have any specific enquiries.