Media Futures: How to turn a hobby into millions

Founder and CEO of IMDb, Col Needham, talks about how he turned his passion for films into an internet movie database.

He believes that: ‘all of life’s riddles are found in the movies’. IMDb now has over four million movies TV and entertainment programmes and more than eight million cast and crew members

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Free screening of The Kid

After Col Needham’s Media Futures talk, you are invited to join Col at Hyde Park Picture House at 18:20 for a special free screening of Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid.

Col will be introducing the film – rated one of IMDb’s 250 great films of all time – as part of celebrations for the cinema’s 109th birthday.

Details on how to book your free place are at the Hyde Park Picture House website.