Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 February 2011

232 Pages | 16 illustrations


ISBN: 9780195368116

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Saving Cinema

The Politics of Preservation

Caroline Frick

  • Upends conventional thinking on film preservation: rethinks traditional heritage *preservation* as *access* to cultural heritage artifacts
  • Contains new histories (based upon original, primary research) of film preservation organizations, including Hollywood studios as well as federal organizations
  • Uncovers a series of "lost film' stories, such as the work of Melton Barke and kiddie films from the 1930s-70s

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