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Capitol Cinema

Asmara, Eritrea
by Ruppert Saviele

The Cinema Teatro Augustus opened in 1937. Designed by Ruppert Saviele it was later re-named Capitol Cinema. It is a rather brutal building that looks to me more like a prison than a cinema. The most striking feature is the four bands of small windows with thick concrete frames in the upper part..

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Cinema Impero

Asmara, Eritrea
by Mario Messina

The Cinema Impero is an Art Deco-style cinema in Asmara, the capital of Eritrea. It was built in 1937 by the colonial authorities in Italian Eritrea and designed by Mario Messina. Cinema Impero was the largest movie theater constructed in Asmara during the last period of the Italian colony of..

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Cinema Roma

Asmara, Eritrea
by Roberto Cappellano, ...

The Cinema Roma was built in 1937 as the Cinema Excelsior. The facade is decorated with precious marble. It was re-named Cinema Roma during the Italian fascist occupation. In 2005 it was restored to its original 1940’s appearance. In the cafe is exhibited a retired 35-mm projector made by Sorani..

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Cinema Odeon

Asmara, Eritrea
by Giuseppe Zacche

Located just off Harnet Avenue, near the telecommunications building. The Odeon Cinema opened in 1937 and was built while the country was under Italian fascist occupation.

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Grand Cinema

Shanghai, China
by László Hudec

The Grand Cinema also known as the Grand Cinema Gallery and Grand Theatre, is an historic theatre located at 216 West Nanjing Road in Shanghai's Huangpu District, in China. Being one of the oldest cinemas of Shanghai, the Grand Cinema was designed by renowned Hungarian architect Laszlo Hudec and..

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In the years of urban growth after WW II Riccardo Morandi designed and built a multi-purpose building that houses shops, warehouses, houses and an impressive cinema. In a densely inhabited district, characterized by an intensive expansion, the building determines a square, an important urban void..

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