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Peter O'Toole personal archive heads to University of Texas

The personal archive of Peter O’Toole, including read more

Out of print, but free online and worth the read.

Karen Gracy's book Film Preservation: Competing read more

For years, silent film enthusiasts thought the film was lost — until Richard Scott dug it out of his basement,...

Silent movie from 1924, on Library of Congress list of lost read more

Hollywood Heritage Celebrates the 90th Anniversary of the Chinese Theatre

On May 1, 2017, Hollywood Heritage, the TCL Chinese read more

What's The Issue With Nitrate Film Stock? It's Combustible

Nitrate film stock has been praised for the beauty of its read more
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What's The Issue With Nitrate Film Stock? It's Combustible

  17.04.10 1:29pm

Nitrate film stock has been praised for the beauty of its images and for truly allowing cinematographers to paint with light — whites pop off the screen, blacks are deep and rich, and grey tones shimmer. It's also extremely flammable. More>