Artists working on either side of the digital divide explore the lyrical allure of the ‘actuality’ film.
Festival director Bryan Wendorf speaks on native formats, archival classics and his embrace of digital.
Muybridge’s persistent spirit wrestled with a basic limitation in photography, finally uncovering a revolutionary new way of bringing images together to create something quite magical.
CG or not CG: conformity vs. creativity in film animation.
Disney’s competitive drive and unflagging standards set a benchmark for quality in family entertainment.
While the web moved Gangnam and Girl Walk style in 2012, a century’s worth of cinema finds dance in yet more surprising places.
Cinema, dead? Not so fast. Keyframe contributors find magic in live events and restorations. But live audiences? That’s another story.
Working deep within the shadow of Thomas Edison, America’s icon of ingenuity, Dickson advanced each of the critical processes that would show the world the wonder of movies.
Gangnam who? Watch these five must-see videos that are truly revealing reflections of our reality, a world of private lives made public.
By developing a single-unit device that was portable, the Lumières were able to document the outside world in moving pictures.
Sennett comedies developed a distinct style: devoid of logic, full of anarchy, completely over the top.
Winsor McCay found the wonders of animation a challenging diversion from his daily drawing, and the film industry found itself the perfect pitchman.