Film Street: The Trenton Studio

  • Saturday 7 March | 11:30 am | Core Screen 1
  • Local, History, Arts
  • Q&A meet the director, JP Lemeiux
  • Canada, 2019
  • 26 min

Sponsors

Hastings County Historical Society,
Quinte Film Alternative

Description

Established in 1917, the Trenton Film Studio struggled to survive before being shut down in 1934, taking the dream of a Canadian film industry with it for decades. As Hollywood North now rakes in billions yearly, here’s an affectionate look back at what might have been 100 years ago…

Directors

Steve Heron, Jean-Philippe Lemieux