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Lotte Eisner Needs to Fly

Early in Werner Herzog’s 2006 film Rescue Dawn, German-born American fighter pilot Dieter Dengler (played by Christian Bale), shot down and held captive by the Vietcong, is given the choice … Continue reading

July 2, 2015

This Mobile Lab Will Help Keep 35mm Film Alive…

It’s a Catch-22. Because fewer films are shot on film, film processing labs are closing around the world. With fewer labs available, the range of services offered – from creation … Continue reading

June 17, 2015

Trouble at the Cinémathèque québécoise

The Cinémathèque québécoise — the main repository for all film, television and video production in the province of Quebec — is in the midst of controversy over its future direction. … Continue reading

May 13, 2015