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Ballet mécanique (1924) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

Ballet mécanique (1924) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

Ballet mécanique, conceived by painter Fernand Léger and photographed by filmmaker Dudley Murphy (possibly with some involvement from Man Ray), is a rhythmic interplay...
Rhythmus 21 (1921) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

Rhythmus 21 (1921) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

Hans Richter was convinced that he invented abstract cinema with Rhythmus 21. He didn’t, but he was an important early figure who quickly became...
A Japanese House (1955) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

A Japanese House (1955) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

A Japanese House is a film MoMA produced in 1955 to document the installation of an actual, full-scale 17th-century Japanese house, designed by Junzō...
The Flying Train (1902) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

The Flying Train (1902) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

"The Flying Train" depicts a ride on a suspended railway in Germany in 1902. The footage is almost as impressive as the feat of...
Art and Artists | Ep. 4 | FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

Art and Artists | Ep. 4 | FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

For the fourth and final week of Film Vault Summer Camp, we are going back to the basics, highlighting what puts the “A” in...
Netflix's "The Old Guard" – Live Q&A with Director Gina Prince-Bythewood & Rajendra Roy | MoMA FILM

Netflix's "The Old Guard" – Live Q&A with Director Gina Prince-Bythewood & Rajendra Roy...

Gina Prince-Bythewood, director of Netflix's hit "The Old Guard," joins Rajendra Roy, MoMA's Celeste Bartos Chief Curator of Film, for a Live Q&A.This live...
How does MoMA preserve films? | Ep. 2 | FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

How does MoMA preserve films? | Ep. 2 | FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

What considerations go in to preserving and restoring films in MoMA's collection? Ashley Swinnerton, Film Collection Specialist, and Katie Trainor, Film Collection Manager, explore...
Great Actresses of the Past (1938) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

Great Actresses of the Past (1938) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

In the 1940s, not only could you rent movies from the Film Library, but also borrow related music scores, scripts, and other ephemera. We...
Katharine Hepburn as Joan of Arc in Technicolor Screen Test (1934) | MoMA FILM VAULT SUMMER CAMP

Katharine Hepburn as Joan of Arc in Technicolor Screen Test (1934) | MoMA FILM...

Taken at face value, this 4K digital restoration is a screen test of Katharine Hepburn, in costume and in character as Saint Joan of...
Meet Kevin | Episode 4 | DISABILITY EQUALITY AND MUSEUMS

Meet Kevin | Episode 4 | DISABILITY EQUALITY AND MUSEUMS

Meet Kevin, an artist and academic, who discusses living with an invisible disability.Subscribe for our latest videos, and invitations to live events: http://mo.ma/subscribe Explore our...