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Film Restoration: The Technology and Culture of Audiovisual Heritage

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Film Restoration: The Culture and Science of Audiovisual Heritage is the first monograph-length work intended to enable the general public and readers with a humanities background to understand what film restoration does and does not involve. In doing so, Enticknap engages with current debates on audio-visual artefacts and identifies the ways in which traditional methods and approaches within film studies, history and cultural studies fail to provide the tools needed to study and criticise restored films meaningfully and reliably. The book also includes a technical glossary of over 150 terms related to the processes of film restoration.

About the Author

Leo Enticknap is a lecturer in cinema at the Institute of Communications Studies at the University of Leeds, UK. Formerly a projectionist and film archive curator, his research focuses principally on archival film preservation and restoration, moving image technologies more generally and British non-fiction film before 1950.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

Acknowledgements

Introduction

1. Why do Films Need Restoration?

2. Where are Films Restored, Where Do They Come From and Who Restores Them?

3. The Technique of Film Restoration

4. The Presentation of Film Restoration

5. Conclusion: The Study and Ethics of Film Restoration

Appendix: Technical Glossary

Abbreviations and Acronyms

Bibliography

Product Details

ISBN:
9780230230439
Author:
Enticknap, Leo
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Subject:
Film & Video
Subject:
Media Studies
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20131131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
12 figures
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.25 in 1 lb

Related Subjects

» Arts and Entertainment » Art » Conservation and Preservation
» Arts and Entertainment » Art » Film and Video
» History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Foreign Policy
» History and Social Science » Sociology » Media

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