<< For Mr. Sasaki, the possibilities are gratifying. “What Quentin Tarantino did is amazing,” he said. “He built up this infrastructure which is going to open up the floodgates for potential use.” >>
Weds, Nov. 8, at 7:15 pm, director Peter Flynn offers the world premiere of his new documentary DYING OF THE LIGHT at Doc NYC. Director Peter Flynn in attendance.
As theaters worldwide struggle to afford to maintain the superior, and more human, technology, Flynn’s film surveys the rarefied skill of film projectionists in their words, aiming to capture a generational shift with a mixture of nostalgia and introspection.
A scene from Peter Flynn’s DYING OF THE LIGHT
A 2013 article in the New York Times on the famous National Film School of Lodz, Poland, where students learn filmmaking on 35-millimeter and 16-millimeter film. Former students include Roman Polanski, Andrzej Wajda, and Krzysztof Kieslowski.