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Rick Prelinger in person! February 20th and 21st | Madison, WI

Posted by February 16th, 2015

CHM is proud to co-present two very special lecture and screening events with archivist, writer, filmmaker and outsider librarian Rick Prelinger this weekend in Madison, WI – Looking Up From the Bench: For a Critical Archives Discourse (Friday, February 20th) and No More Road Trips? (Saturday, February 21st).  Rick Prelinger is an inspiring and engaging speaker whose archival work currently focuses on collecting, recontextualizing, and exhibiting home movies and amateur films. A special thank you to our co-presenters and sponsors Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research, UW-Madison Department of Communication Arts, UW-Madison SLIS and Madison Public Library.  (more…)


Belly Button Film

Posted by February 19th, 2012

A short Super 8 film from the 1960s about a day in the life of a belly button. From LostinLight.org



Home Movie 02 Reel 02

Posted by February 19th, 2012

Super 8mm home movies. Trip to the zoo, lake, snow, a science experiment, boating, and riding horses. From LostinLight.org