The oldest cinema in the World is the Pionier Cinema which opened as the Helios on the 26 September 1909 in Stettin, Germany (now Szczecin, Poland) and is still in operation today. The Pionier Cinema was founded by Albert Pietzke, under the name Helios. The first screening was made on 26 September 1909. Since the very beginning the cinema has had a specific atmosphere. The cinema is a member of prestigious Europa Cinemas and Studio Cinemas networks.