Monthly Archives: September 2012

INSIDE THE VAULTS: A Tour of Los Angeles’ Leading Independent Film Archive

Last Monday Flicker Alley was lucky enough to be invited for the 10th anniversary of The Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study.  An archive so huge the house enough film to wrap around the world one-and-a-half times (about 250 million … Continue reading

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Why So Serious? How Cinerama’s Smilebox

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Why So Serious? How Cinerama’s Smilebox Came to Be

With the upcoming release of THIS IS CINERAMA and WINDJAMMER we’ve been having some interest about the process that mimics Cinerama’s famous curved screen called Smilebox.  Here’s a brief description of the process from Dave Strohmaier, the director of Cinerama … Continue reading

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