It Plays Therefore It Is: The Cartesian Problem for Film PreservationistsFaculty and Staff Publications
Subject Area(s)Film History, Film Preservation, and Digitization
AbstractFilm archivists are facing a new challenge as we move from digitizing analog video tape to digitizing motion picture film. Specifically, we must ask ourselves whether we want to preserve the moving image as an essence or motion picture film as a material artifact.
Citation InformationGreg Wilsbacher. "It Plays Therefore It Is: The Cartesian Problem for Film Preservationists" (2010) p. 1 - 7
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/greg_wilsbacher/3/