This Solar Powered Cinema Is Also The World's Smallest

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When you think about a movie theater, you usually envision these huge rooms with hundreds of seats and a gigantic movie screen. But this is not one of those examples. In fact, this is the complete opposite. This cinema — called the Sol Cinema — rolls on wheels, is powered by the sun, can seat up to eight people, has its own usher, and is truly tiny. Just don’t expect any Hollywood thrillers anytime soon. But it is still cool. For that, you should watch the video and admire British ingenuity.

Written by James Mowery

James Mowery is a passionate technology journalist and entrepreneur who has written for various top-tier publications like Mashable and CMSWire. Follow him on Twitter: @JMowery.
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#1
Farm Arm
January 5th, 2011 at 6:56 am

It’s so tiny. Private. Perfect for XXX!

 
 
#2
articles
January 5th, 2011 at 10:27 am

Very cool and I hope we can see bigger solar power cinemas in the future :)

greetings from Kansas!

 
 
#3
jessica
January 5th, 2011 at 1:46 pm

Thats really cool…but doesn’t look very comfortable

 
 
#4
Spike
January 6th, 2011 at 12:03 am

It’s not the first solar cinema in the UK. Groovy Movies which runs in a tent, has been doing the festival rounds for some years now. http://www.groovymovie.biz/

 
 
#5
Sammy Davies Jr
January 6th, 2011 at 1:05 am

This came to my little town in Wales (Ammanford) when we were building the towns longest ever banana split. Was a bit of fun but quite impractical!

 
 
#6
liz
January 8th, 2011 at 12:32 am

interested to see it

 
 
#7
Rickmac
April 10th, 2011 at 4:39 pm

That is amazing. Not sure how usefull it is, but goes to show everone how flexable solar power can be.

 
 
#8
Kaltech Solutions
April 26th, 2011 at 7:10 am

Great Idea! We can save lot of power if we use these type of mobile cinema :)

 
 
#9
Jessica Avery
August 13th, 2011 at 3:42 pm

That is very funny but great if you want to watch Cinama in all parts of the country or world!

 
 
#10
kent solar panels
October 17th, 2011 at 1:39 pm

Solar radiation, along with secondary solar-powered resources such as wind and wave power, hydroelectricity and biomass, account for most of the available renewable energy on earth.

 
 
#11
kent solar
December 19th, 2011 at 2:48 pm

Well described in above article.its very informative and impressive.Thanks
for ur update.

 

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