-- ROB --
THE ACADEMY AWARDS ARE COMING UP ON SUNDAY AND MANY
PEOPLE HAVE MOVIES ON THE BRAIN.
-- CHARLOTTE --
BUT IF YOU'RE LOOKING FOR A DIFFERENT KIND OF MOVIE
NIGHT YOU DON'T HAVE TO GO FAR.
3 SHOT ON CAM 4
MARY JO OLA IS IN THE NEWS CENTER WITH MORE.
-- MARY JO --
MOVIE THEATERS THESE DAYS OFFER AN EXPERIENCE UNLIKE
THEY SHOW FILMS ON BIG DIGITAL SCREENS, SOME HAVE
COMFY RECLINERS AND FULL MEALS.
BUT THERE'S A PLACE IN MADISON THAT OFFERS A CHANCE
TO GET BACK TO THE BASICS.
click on 1,2,3,4...mike king walks in with print...puts
on machine 8,9, 10...starts threading...goes down
OLD FASHIONED WAY.
HERE IN THE SCREENING ROOM AT UW-MADISON'S VILAS HALL---
THE STAFF AT CINEMATHEQUE DO IT OFTEN.
JIM HEALY/DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING SAYS 0623 my own
personal taste it's just a feeling of warmth i get
by watching an original 35 mm print 29 it's almost
like the difference between listening to a cd and
a original lp on vinyl 0635
JIM HEALY IS THE DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING FOR CINEMATHEQUE.
flip switch...whirring starts
CINEMATHEQUE IS A FILM COALITION ON CAMPUS.
THEY SCREEN SOME OF THE BEST FILMS YOU MIGHT NOT FIND
JIM HEALY/DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING SAYS 0539 and its
a good way to reconnect here with cinema's past 43
seeing great films form 20 30 40 50 even 100 years
FOR THREE SEASONS AND AT
NO COST TO THE VIEWER...CINEMATHEQUE
SCREENS ROLL AFTER ROLL OF ORIGINAL PRINTS.
IT'S NOT ALL HARDCORE ART CINEMA.
JIM HEALY SAYS 1106 we also do things like we show
westerns we show detective films we show bugs bunny
cartoons 12 and i think that we have something for
BUT BRINGING BACK THE BEST FLICKS IN THEIR ORIGINAL
35 AND 16 MILLIMETER PRINTS IN A DIGITAL WORLD IS
JIM HEALY/DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING SAYS 1033 what we're
offering is an alternate path to discover cinema history
39 good movies that have either forgotten by history
or that people need to see again to be reminded of
the achievements of filmmakers of the past 50
THEY'RE ALSO HOPING TO HELP AUDIENCES LEARN MORE ABOUT
THE HISTORY OF FILM....
BUT HEALY SAYS YOU HAVE TO COME OUT TO EXPERIENCE
JIM HEALY/DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMING SAYS 5328 you're
gonna see good movies here 30 and a lot of times you're
going to see things you didn't even know existed 33