The Barn Cinema at Dartington recently held their Projectionist Season, celebrating what seem to be a dying breed of workers. Does the move from 35MM to digital signify ominous rumblings within the industry? I caught up with the cinema’s current manager, Jim Whittle, to ask his opinion
The Last Projectionist
I was fortunate to attend a screening of Thomas Lawes’ documentary The Last Projectionist at Dartington’s Barn Cinema. Screened as part of The Barn’s Projectionist Season, celebrating the unsung heroes of cinema in all their glory, it was a magical evening.
Strong and silent types dominate Simon Roger Key’s pick of the movies this week, with Silent Souls and The Last Projectionist