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Widescreen Weekend 2002
15 - 18 March, 2002. Pictureville, Bradford, England

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The 70mm Newsletter
Written by: Thomas Hauerslev Date: 01.05.2017 (Remastered)
Greg Kimble, Randy Gitsch, Dick Babish, Chris O'Kane and Dave Strohmaier at the Midland bar.  Picture by Thomas Hauerslev

Bill Lawrence, Head of Cinema:
The Widescreen Weekend is a celebration of all that is extraordinary in large format film and has become a highlight on the film festival calendar.

Read full text: Creating the Widescreen Weekend

Tony Cutts & Duncan McGregor, Heads of Projection:
The audiences clearly prefer the curve to the flat screen. Generally, we have a difficult job explaining the difference between the formats and what film goes on which screen. "Why don't you show this on the curve?" they often ask.

Read full text: Projecting the Widescreen Weekend

Bill Lawrence, Head of Cinema:
I get quite a lot of feed-back from our guests in the form of letters, e-mails and phone calls. People are very happy, they had a great time and they think Pictureville Cinema has a nice atmosphere and is a nice place to visit. They generally have a good time here.

Read full text: Planning the Widescreen Weekend

• Read full text: What did you think of the 2002 Wide Screen Weekend?
• Digital: Bradford, Widescreen Weekend 2002
• 35mm: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2002
 
More in 70mm reading:

Widescreen Weekend Home

What did you think of the 2002 Wide Screen Weekend?

Digital: Bradford, Widescreen Weekend 2002

35mm: Bradford, Widescreeen Weekend 2002

Creating the Widescreen Weekend

Projecting the Widescreen Weekend

Planning the Widescreen Weekend

Past Widescreen Weekend programs

Travel to Bradford

"Windjammer" Director Passed Away

Louis de Rochemont III - a remembrance

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Reel Solutions
 

Program 2002

 
70mm Projection romance. Picture by Thomas Hauerslev

March 15

13:30 "This is Cinerama" in Cinerama
17:00 Widescreen Welcome - drinks for the weekend delegates
20:00 "2001: A Space Odyssey" In 70mm Super Cinerama

March 16
10:00 "Cinerama Holiday" in Cinerama
13:15 Cinerama Technical Seminar
14:15 "How the West Was Won" in Cinerama
17:15 "The Big Trail" in 35mm Grandeur
19:30 "Patton" in Dimension-150 and 70mm DTS

Sunday, March 17
10:00 "Seven Wonders of The Word" in Cinerama
14:00 "Cinerama Adventure"
17:00 Cinerama: The Next 50 Years
19:30 "Where Eagles Dare" in 70mm

Monday, March 18

10:30 "Funny Girl" in 35mm digital sound

 
 

Pictureville Cinema, Bradford

 
Dick Babish and Borden Mace. Picture by Thomas Hauerslev

Thomas Hauerslev, Editor The 70mm Newsletter: The Pictureville cinema, the jewel of British cinema in Bradford, West Yorkshire in the heart of Great Britain, is one of three cinemas equipped to show Cinerama in the original 3-strip format. The huge screen is wide and deeply curved. It’s the perfect framework to present 70mm with 6-track sound in Super Technirama 70, Todd-AO and Ultra Panavision 70.

Read full text: Pictureville Cinema, Bradford, England

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