Sunny: what is this Pop-pop?
Frank: A reel to reel film projector!
Sunny: Its so futuristic!
Frank: Actually its very old.
JOJO: I call dibs on the remote!
“Days Of Future Passed”….. – Or “Past”. Take your pick…
BACK to the future.
I remember my first remotethe feel of enhanced manliness
Nothing beats the warmth and vibrancy you get from actual grainy and scratched film. Not like the sterile and flat video you get from DVD.
they were just starting to develop the remote control for a movie projector when people stopped buying them altogether...eh, not really
My parents had projector close to this. Tried to watch very old family film and the film went bad.
It was kind of picturesque when my husband would set up his jerry-built darkroom with the vinegary odors and even try to develop color film (didn’t really work), and give slide shows during which the projector was always jamming or skipping slides. I think he likes the new way better, though.
“Nights of white satin….”
Does it go ‘ding’ when there’s stuff?
May 12, 2016