Monday, October 18, 2004
Shards for The Birds
Quite beautiful to look at—Alfred Hitchcock movies immortalized in mosaic at the Leytonstone Tube Station. I’ve just run across this link—a really interesting way of “making permanent” the ephemeral experience of cinema, as well as avoiding the actual degradation-over-time of 35mm petroleum-based prints. Will archaeologists from the future, in the absence of the films, have any clue what these signify?