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The Ninth Annual Home Movie Day

Friday, October 14, 2011

Walter Forsberg, research fellow at NYU's Moving Image Archiving and Preservation program, and Louise Weinberg, registrar and curator at the Queens Museum of Art, discuss the Ninth Annual Home Movie Day, a day-long celebration of amateur filmmaking and home movie preservation. This year’s featured subject is the 1939-1940 New York World’s Fair, and the event takes place Saturday, October 15, at the Queens Museum of Art. Members of the public are invited to bring their home movies to a local event where they will be inspected by projectionists and shared with the audience.

Walter Forsberg and Louise Weinberg on the upcoming Ninth Annual Home Movie Day,  a free event held at Queens Museum of Art on Saturday, October 15, from 1 - 5 pm. Films to be accepted for inspection one hour before event starts. This year, the featured subject is the 1939-1940 New York World’s Fair.
http://www.queensmuseum.org/dont-throw-your-films-away-bring-them-to-home-movie-day

Guests:

Walter Forsberg and Louise Weinberg

Comments [2]

steev

Mssr. Forsberg really is the PT Barnum of amateur cinema. Get thee to the Queens Museum tomorrow, Loyal Lopatians!

Oct. 14 2011 02:48 PM
Estelle from Austin

I love this Forsberg guy! He's so enthusiastic!
I wish I still lived in New York and could come. Going to the Queens Art Museum is a pleasure on any day, anyhow.

Oct. 14 2011 01:17 PM

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