Author: Terry Lagler

9th Annual Backyard Super 8 Theatre

9th Annual Backyard Super 8 Theatre

Saturday, August 5 at 7 PM – 11 PM Join your friendly projectionist for an evening of Mirth, Laughs, Excitement and Adventure! Popcorn will be served – Bring your drink of choice. If you don’t want to stand, bring a lawn chair and/or blanket. Ask for your FREE raffle tickets for some COOL prizes.

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‘In Praise of 16mm’ Video Is a Cinephile’s Delight — Watch | IndieWire

16mm Film’s Brilliance is Praised in Entertaining New Video Essay — WatchA self-deprecating cinephile breaks down what is so magical about 16mm, and it’s not simply that it looks old. Source: ‘In Praise of 16mm’ Video Is a Cinephile’s Delight — Watch | IndieWire

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Backyard Theater

9th Annual Backyard Theater Coming: Summer 2017

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Projection: 85 Years of the Projection Booth in Movies on Vimeo

Projection: 85 Years of the Projection Booth in Movies

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The Forgotten ‘China Girls’ Hidden at the Beginning of Old Films

Used as quality control, these haunting images were never meant to be public. Source: The Forgotten ‘China Girls’ Hidden at the Beginning of Old Films

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Montreal’s Cinéclub Film Society celebrates classic cinema

Cinéclub Film Society founder Philippe Spurrell talks about Montreal film screening series, celebrating its 25th anniversary in September Source: Montreal’s Cinéclub Film Society celebrates classic cinema

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Welcome Home: Insight (1975)

Returning from juvenile detention camp, a teenage boy returns home to his domineering mother and unassertive father. Though cautioned by his probation officer to stay clean, he drifts back to his old doper buddies and is soon selling drugs. One night he finds himself being chased by the police, swallows the load of pills he […]

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Help Is (1971)

From the NFB website First aid at the roadside — a clear demonstration of what the first person, or persons, on the scene of a motor vehicle accident should do during those critical minutes before ambulance and police arrive. A comprehensive film, dealing not only with on-the-spot treatment of injuries, but with the individual responsibility […]

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Reel devotion: Digital may have won the war, but the desire and love for film remains bigger than nostalgia

Calum Marsh: Where digital has taken over the profession has faded into obsolescence. Where it’s still needed, it’s never been more in demand Source: Reel devotion: Digital may have won the war, but the desire and love for film remains bigger than nostalgia

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Scugog film fan turns hobby into global business

Scugog film fan turns hobby into global businessCreator of Backing to the Future, Dan Miles repairs movie posters from all around the world Source: Scugog film fan turns hobby into global business

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