From: Marcos Ortega (email suppressed)
Date: Sun Jul 06 2008 - 23:41:51 PDT
I think the Murnau Foudnation is on the task, but the print's
conditions are poor, so the restoration may take a bit...
I've always had mixed feelings about these 'long versions'. More is
not necesarily better, and a different cut could give the film a whole
different pace and rythm. We'll see :)
Quoting Ken Bawcom <email suppressed>:
> Quoting Francisco Torres <email suppressed>:
>> Metropolis has been "Restored" twice since the 80s... So another
>> restoration is on the way!
>> For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.
> We hope! Right now, the print isn't leaving Argentina. Who knows how
> long negotiations will take?
> Ken B.
> "Those who would give up essential liberty
> to purchase a little temporary safety
> deserve neither liberty, nor safety."
> Benjamin Franklin 1775
> "I know that the hypnotized never lie... Do ya?"
> Pete Townshend 1971
> For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.
For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.