Film Buff Favors Celluloid Over Digital

Special effects can be especially dazzling coming from the high tech digital projectors of today. But there are some people who still like to watch movies the old-fashioned way. Andy MacDougall, a film historian and former movie critic for the Press-Republican newspaper, offers free movie nights where classic 16mm films are played on reel-to-reel projectors.

Watch bonus interview with Andy MacDougall where he talks about his favorite movies and teaching film classes for inmates at Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York:

Upcoming Movie Nights:
The American Dreamer starring Dennis Hopper March 7th 7pm Pouring Light Studios East Main Street Malone, NY

Red Planet Mars/War of the Worlds March 11th 7pm Newman Center SUNY Plattsburgh Broad Street Plattsburgh

Learn more about Montreal’s Cinéclub Film Society which hosts screenings of classic 16mm films:

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