bibliophile cinema

I think a person needs to learn from childhood to find himself alone. It means to not be bored when you’re by yourself, because a person who finds himself bored when alone – as it seems to me – is in danger.
—  Andrei Tarkovsky, A Poet in the Cinema

Early 20th Century Cinema Advertising 

a large 2 part pre-printed design poster by Harry Long Southport - overprinted with the details of the specific cinema - in this case Gaiety Picturedrome Barrow in Furness - which first opened in 1913

a rare survivor - no date 1915-20?