[Tig] Fwd: Fantastic footage ...from a Streetcar in 1906
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Fri Jan 22 21:35:03 GMT 2010
>Anybody know where the original or best version of the film print is
>now? ... would love to project it on in our DI theater and film it
>on a M-X RED ... then restore it as best as possible..... anybody
>want to work with me to make that happen? .... it really is a
>remarkable piece of cinematic and cultural history that should be
>preserved in all its grainy glory.
>If you do get a chance to see it projected, watch it MOS and you
>will be transformed to a different time ... the slow pace of the
>street car is hypnotic as it trundles down the street and the
>co-mingling of the pedestrians, horses and street vendors is just
>Thanks for any info on tracking down best available film print ...
>as soon as I have a restored 5k version I'll post a link to the QT.
>323 850 3550
I think the original is in the Prelinger archives.
I saw it digitally projected recently in this program:
See clip #12 for Rick Prelinger's history of the footage and current
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