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From grain to pixel: the archival life of film in transition

From grain to pixel: the archival life of film in transition

Fossati, Giovanna

Fossati proposes a new theoretization of film archival practice as the starting point for a renewed dialogue between film scholars and film archivists

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Published Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press 2009

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Statement of responsibility: Giovanna Fossati
ISBN: 9048510694, 9789048510696, 9789089641397
EAN: 9786612401985
Note: Print version record.
Note: Includes filmography (p. 293-295).
Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-310) and index.
Language note: English.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (320 pages) : illustrations.
Other Number: 9786612401985
Series: Framing film
Subject: PERFORMING ARTS Film & Video General.; Multi-User.; Motion picture film Preservation.; PERFORMING ARTS Film & Video Reference.; Digitala medier och film.; Arkivmaterial bevarande och restaurering.; Film archives.; Filmarkiv.; Digital preservation.
Series Title: Framing film (Amsterdam, Netherlands)


  1. Framing Film (in Transition): an Introduction

  2. PART 1.

    1. Practice and Theory of (Archival) Film.
  3. 1.

    1. Film Practice in Transition
  4. 2.

    1. Theorizing Archival Film
  5. PART 2.

    1. Theorizing (Archival) Practice.
  6. 3.

    1. Film Archival Field in Transition
  7. 4.

    1. Restoration Case Studies: Theorizing Archival Practice
    2. A New Mindset for (Archival) Film in Transition: a Conclusion.