Cinema Studies faculty TAKEAWAY

This week, the Library of Congress released the commissioned study, The Survival of American Silent Feature Films: 1912-1929, by David Pierce. (Downloadable here www.loc.gov/today/pr/2013/files/2013silent_films_rpt.pdf.)
The radio program THE TAKEAWAY (produced at WNYC and distributed by Public Radio International) interviewed Cinema Studies faculty member Dan Streible about the report and about film preservation and media archaeology in general.
Listen to the 7.5-minute segment here:
www.thetakeaway.org/story/vast-record-silent-films-lost-history/ .
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