2014 Session Schedule

Posted on Aug 14, 2014 | Comments Off on 2014 Session Schedule

The Reel Thing opens on Thursday, August 21 with a reception, a special presentation to Bob O’Neil and a premiere screening of The Day the Earth Stood Still.  Please note the preliminary schedule is subject to change.



Thursday . August 21

6:30pm Opening Night Reception
7:30pm Special presentation to BOB O’NEIL
Followed by a special screening of THE DAY THE EARTH STOOD STILL


Friday . August 22

9:00am Welcome & Special Screening
9:15am Large Format Scanning and Recording:  Archiving 65mm Restoration Titles on Film
10:00am A Holistic Approach to Digital Preservation – Data on Film
10:30am Break
11:00am Audio Restoration in a 4K World – A Fundamental Divergence?
12:30pm Lunch break
2:00pm The Exile (1915, Hungary) – Case Study Restoration of a Silent Film
2:30pm The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari – Screening New Restoration with live music
3:45pm Break
4:15pm Colorspaces – Why we need them and the impact on archiving content
4:45pm Color Fidelity & Extended Dynamic Range in Color Separations
5:15pm Capture Restore and Save:  Using MXF and SQL for Analogue Video Archives
7:00pm Cannoli & Coffee Reception
7:30pm Screening:  Steven Spielberg’s DUEL


Saturday . August 23

9:00am Welcome & Special Screening
9:15am Restoration of the APU Trilogy
10:30am Stormy Weather (1943) – A Case Study in Sound Restoration
11:00am Break
11:30am Restoration of Dictabelt Recordings – The Bing Crosby Project
12:15pm Speed of the Cinema l – The Digital Projection of Silent Films – Phase One
12:45pm Lunch break
2:15pm Speed of the Cinema ll – Creative Frame Rates: the Past, Present and Future of Cinema
3:15pm Break
4:15pm Scanners, Scanning and the Future of Legacy Film in the Digital Era
7:00pm Closing Night Dessert & Coffee Reception
7:30pm Screening: A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS