Mar 31, 2011

Fwd: Letter from Dominic Angerame regarding the future of Canyon Cinema

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From: erik piil <>
Date: Thursday, March 31, 2011

Published today, available online here:

Interesting to note that two out of five of Dominic's 'possible
solutions' include dissolving the current cooperative and starting a
501 3 (c) non profit. If I am correct in my history, it was Canyon's
original hesitation on this that caused its estrangement with its
exhibition partner, the San Francisco Cinematheque, in the late

In a day saturated with fascinating discussions regarding curatorship
and archival projection, it is important to observe Canyon's quandary
with the decline in both film rentals and university renting budgets.


Erik Piil
Masters Candidate
Moving Image Archiving and Preservation
New York University

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