Performance of Abel Gance’s 1927 masterpiece Napoleon, September 24, 2007
at the Coliseum in Rome with the Triptych being shown on an 8.5 x 33 meter screen. The screen was built next to the Arch of Constantine on the Plazza del Colloseo, with the seating area and projection room in the Via de San Gregorio.
Napoleon image copyright; Zoetrope Corporation and The Film Preserve, Ltd, with permission
Courtesy: Boston Light & Sound, Inc.
Casey Davis Kaufman
Casey Davis Kaufman is Associate Director for WGBH’s Media Library and Archives and Project Manager for the American Archive of Public Broadcasting. Her interests include access, use of archives, copyright, advocacy, and supporting non-AV-trained archivists in developing AV expertise. She’s worked for American Experience and holds an MLIS from LSU.