Marta A. Braun

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Recent Research Projects

TECHNÈS - Repenser l'histoire technique du cinéma à l'ère du numérique

2015/16-2018/19 • $1,466,997 • CO
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Archive/counter-archive: activating Canada's moving image heritage

2017/18 • $20,000 • CO
Within Canada, all sectors of archives have been hit by decades of cuts and austerity but nowhere is this felt more keenly than with moving image archives. Meanwhile, digital media, apparently ubiquitous and accessible, are even more vulnerable -- with the 2011 report by the European Commission...

Early cinema in Ontario

2013/14-2015/16 • $200,985 • PI,CO
This, the ultimate phase of our research program into the emergence and development of early cinema in Ontario, covers the years 1916-1927. The preliminary phase resulted in a database of citations in Toronto-based newspapers of every mention of motion pictures from 1896 to 1907. The next phases...