Movie restoration

A.Y. 2019/2020
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
INF/01
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Goal of the course is to analyze, experiment and discuss all the phases of the complex and multidisciplinary pipeline of film restoration
Expected learning outcomes
The student will be able to deal with a whole process of film restoration
Course syllabus and organization

Unique edition

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
Syllabus
Short history of film technology
Formats and materials
Colored film and film in color
The sound

Film preservation and conservation

Movie restoration pipeline
Film assessment
Film digitization
Frame restoration
Color correction
Archiving

Restoration tools from the market and from the field of research
Prerequisites, exams and assessment
The course Colorimetria e gestione del colore per i beni culturali is suggested (not mandatory)
Teaching methods
Class lessons
Teaching resources and bibliography
Course slides

Leo Enticknap, "Film Restoration. The Technology and Culture of Audiovisual Heritage", Palgrave Macmillan, 2013
Exam
The final exam is a written test, and, in case of a positive mark, an optional series of questions to change the mark obtained in the test.
Written test aims at verify the level of competences acquired and the student capability in facing autonomously problems related to the course topics.
INF/01 - INFORMATICS - University credits: 6
Lessons: 48 hours
Professor: Rizzi Alessandro
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