How to Save Cinema: The Art and Science of Film Preservation
The field of film preservation has become an increasingly prominent part of film culture. Learn first hand about the vital role of film preservation in the maintenance and reclamation of cinematic patrimony. Experience the work that goes on at archives that makes the films we know and love available to us through this hands on and collaborative program.
The first part of the course will be on the UMD campus, including short excursions in the area. The second part of the course will be in Bologna, Italy.
Students will live in shared accommodations at local hotels in Virginia and Italy.
You must be in good academic and judicial standing. Please refer to the Fact Sheet at the top of this page for specific eligibility requirements.