The Cinematic G.A.T.E.: Access & the Moving Image

Out of the Shadows and Onto the Screen: Project Shirley and Milestone’s Restoration of The Portrait of Jason

This piece was written for MIAS 210: Ethics of Preservation & Restoration, taught by Michael Pogorzelski for the Moving Image Archive Studies Program at UCLA during the Fall of 2012. Within … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Raging Grain Debates: Andrea Kalas on the Sunset Blvd. Restoration

This piece was initially published on November 5th, 2012 on CRAVEONLINE.COM, and can be located in its original format here. Finally, on November 6, 2012, we will see the debut of … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Myth of Macho: Full Metal Jacket

This piece was written as a part of my weekly column on CraveOnline.com about masculinity and the cinema, The Myth of Macho. The piece can also be found on the original … Continue reading

October 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Presenting The Way It Was: Warner Bros. and Blu-Ray Restoration

This work was initially published as a roundtable interview piece in addition to my regular column on the site, and may be located in its original form on CRAVEONLINE.COM. I was particularly … Continue reading

August 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Vaults, Crypts & Keepers: EC Comics & Preservation

This piece was written for IS432:Issues in Heritage Preservation, an Information Studies class with content crucial for the satisfying of course requirements of the Moving Image Archive Studies program at … Continue reading

June 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

It’s Been 20 Years: The L.A. Riots…This Revolution WAS Televised.

This piece was written as part of my personal blog, Sinamatic Salve-ation, on  April 29, 2012. It was meant as a personal and historical look into the digitization and public accessibility … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Living On Video: Festival Cinema, Archiving and the Exploding World of Video-On-Demand (VOD)

This piece was written for MIAS 250: Access to Moving Image Collections, taught by Mark Quigley for the Moving Image Archive Studies Program at UCLA during the Winter of 2012. While … Continue reading

March 27, 2012 · Leave a comment