The international conference "The Birth of Military Cinemas (1914-1930)" (Namur and Brussels, 29-30 November and 1 December 2017) aims to analyse the birth of the military cinematographic services that ermerged in the world at the turn of the years 1914-1918. The focus is on the genesis and evolution of the structures specialised in the production of motion pictures for the armed forces and States rather than the productions and their content. Proposals regarding all countries affected by the war as well as neutral countries are welcome. Deadline for submission is 3 February 2017. For further information please find the Call for Papers here.