Ralph Wieser, Georg Misch
Martin Scorsese, Christopher Nolan, Tacita Dean, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, David Bordwell, Tom Gunning, Jacques Rancière, Margaret Bodde, Paolo Cherchi Usai, Nicole Brenez, Michael Friend, Greg Lukow, Mike Mashon
Cinema Futures is a multilayered film essay about the future of cinema and film in the age of digitalized moving images. At a time when analogue film's disappearing quickly, new digital production methods are being employed, and digitalization's becoming the standard in cinema and broadcast TV, a great deal of our audiovisual memory could be lost. What will cinematic cultures of the future be like? Are the world's film archives facing a new dark age? Will film die out or just change?