Nitrate Picture Show
The 2023 festival of film conservation
The Nitrate Picture Show, a festival of film conservation, just wrapped up yesterday at the Eastman Museum’s Dryden Theatre. The festival includes screenings of nitrate prints from the Eastman Museum’s collection as well as international archives. Lectures from leading film conservationists, historians, and archivists were also featured.
For the seventh year attendees from around the world enjoyed iconic films shown in their original 35 mm nitrate format. The Wizard of Oz, Duel in the Sun, and Black Narcissus were just a few of this year’s many iconic features show at the Dryden.
For more information about this yearly film festival visit eastman.org/nitrate-picture-show.