Wot is meant by restoration of movies??
Asked by maya, 13 Jun '10 07:24 pm
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The film preservation, or film restoration, movement is an ongoing project among film historians, archivists, museums, cinematheques, and non-profit organizations to rescue decaying film stock and preserve the images which they contain. In the widest sense, preservation nowadays assures that a movie will continue to exist, as close to its original form as possible. For many years the term preservation used to be a synonym of duplication only. The preservationists goal was to create a durable copy without significant loss of quality. Film preservation now holds the concepts of handling, duplication, storage, and access. The archivists job these days is to protect the film and at the same time share the content with the public.Answered by Dinesh Manaktala, 13 Jun '10 07:58 pm
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