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How to operate a cinema like Shosanna

After I read that chapter a long time ago I’ve often wondered how the old 40s projection models were operated, and I found this great interesting video on youtube that tells you how to operate a 1940 Carbon Arc Lamp Projector 8)

It’s a great video to see in order to understand how films were shown back then, and as it is described in the screenplay, this video uses the same methods.

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That’s so damn cool. I’d love to do that, just one night, hold a screening and be the projectionist all old school. like this. So great that we get to see it in Inglourious Basterds.