2014 Preliminary Program

Posted on Jul 23, 2014 | Comments Off on 2014 Preliminary Program

 
 
 
Please note –
Preliminary titles and speakers are subject to change
 
 

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Preliminary topics:

On August 21st, The Reel Thing XXXIII opens with a reception, a presentation, and the world premiere screening of the 4k restoration of The Day The Earth Stood StillWith more topics, speakers and screenings still to be announced, the program includes:Preliminary topics and Screenings:

  • Speed of the Cinema I – The Digital Projection of Silent Films – Phase One
  • Speed of the Cinema II – Creative Frame Rates: the Past, Present and Future of Cinema
  • Audio Restoration in a 4K World – A Fundamental Divergence?
  • A Holistic Approach to Digital Preservation – Data on Film
  • Stormy Weather – Restoration of Audio for a Musical Feature
  • Restoration of Satyajit Ray’s classic Apu Trilogy
  • Large Format Scanning and Recording – Archiving 65mm Restoration Titles on Film
  • Restoration of Dictabelt Recordings: The Bing Crosby Project
  • Color Fidelity & Extended Dynamic Range in Color Separations
  • Preserving Analogue Video Archives
  • Colorspaces – Why we need them and the impact on archiving content
  • Restoration of the Michael Curtiz film The Exile (1915, Hungary)
  • Scanners and Scanning – special panel with scanner developers
  • Special Screening of the new 4K restoration of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920, Germany) with live music accompaniment byMichael Mortilla

Premiere screenings:

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still – World Premiere – New 4Krestoration courtesy of 20th Century Fox
  • Steven Spielberg’s classic 1971 film DUEL in 4K.
  • A Fistful of Dollars – US premiere of the new 4K restoration of Sergio Leone’s western. The presentation will include rare outtakes.

Speakers include:

  • Bill Baggelaar – Sony Pictures Digital Productions
  • Jonathan Erland – Composite Components Company
  • Bob Heiber – Deluxe Media – Chace Audio
  • Jim Houston – Starwatcher Digital
  • Andrea Kalas – Paramount
  • Michael Pogorzelski – Academy Film Archive
  • John Polito – Audio Mechanics
  • Chris Reynolds – Deluxe Media – Chace Audio
  • Andrew Oran – FotoKem
  • Lee Kline – Criterion Collection
  • Davide Pozzi – L’Immagine Ritrovata
  • Chris Zembower – Criterion Collection
  • Allan Falk – Poste Haste Digital
  • Seth Berkowitz – Cineric, Inc.
  • Eric Dosch – Poste Haste Digital
  • Robert Bader – Bing Crosby Enterprises
  • Alex Hernandez – Colorworks
  • Bjørn H. Brudeli – Piql AS
  • Rune Bjerkestrand – Piql AS
  • Bruno George – Capture, Restore and Save, LLC
  • Craig Nichols – Digital Film Technology
  • Sean Coughlin – Deluxe Digital
  • Stefan Demetrescu – Lasergraphics, Inc.
  • Simon Lund, Cineric, Inc.
  • Peter Schade – NBCUniversal

For more information and to register
www.The-Reel-Thing.org

 

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