Vintage Film Festival

movie-reels79The Foundation produces the Vintage Film Festival every year on a weekend in October. 
Full details here.


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Marie Dressler House


The Marie Dressler House no longer operates as Cobourg's Tourist Information office but still  houses the Interactive Marie Dressler Museum.  Dressler House is located at:
212 King street West (Hwy 2),
Cobourg, Ontario, Canada.

Hours (Subject to change).

Summer 2018

Weekends: 10:00 - 4:00
June 16 to Labour Day

Tuesday to Friday: 10:00 - 4:00
June 25 to August 28

Fall - Winter 2018


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The powerful roles of women in front of and behind the cameras in early Hollywood

The importance of communities of women then and now


cari beauchampCARl BEAUCHAMP, award winning author of Without Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Powerful Women of early Hollywood and five other books of film history, a documentary filmmaker, and Film Scholar for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. Cari is a regular contributor to Vanity Fair magazine.

Matthew KennedyMATTHEW KENNEDY, film critic and author of four film history books including Marie Dressler: A Biography. Matthew's book Roadshow! was the basis of a film series on Turner Classic Movies. 

SEPTEMBER 14, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Victoria Hall, Cobourg, Ontario.

For more detail on this event, see the news page here.

Buy Tickets

  Special Price Buy Tickets
Women and Hollywood   $27.50

Taxes included in online prices.

Important: Once you have completed your ticket purchase, you will be emailed a receipt. Please bring that receipt with you to the Event since that constitutes your ticket. Separate tickets will not be mailed out. If you lose the receipt, ID will be required.

All sales final.  General seating.  Capacity: 240 seats.

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