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Eastman Museum receives NFPF grant to restore three nitrate films (access required)

The George Eastman Museum will preserve three rare, endangered nitrate feature films using funds from a more than $70,000 grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation. The 35mm prints of The Country Beyond and The Millionaire Vagrant likely are the ...

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Eastman Museum presents free film series in solidarity with Black, Asian/Pacific Islander Americans (access required)

This summer, the George Eastman Museum is presenting two free film series in solidarity with Black Americans and Asian/Pacific Islander Americans. Celebrating Asian/Pacific American Directors began July 1 and runs weekly through Aug. 19. The eight motion pictures that were ...

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Eastman Museum installs Colorama for new visitor center opening (access required)

As the George Eastman Museum continues its renovations, a reproduction of a Colorama image is being installed adjacent to the museum’s new Thomas Tischer Visitor Center, scheduled to open to the public Oct. 10. The structure to display the Colorama ...

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Two local organizations awarded humanities grants (access required)

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded more than $2.3 million statewide to support local cultural nonprofits and educational programming, including more than $200,000 in awards to two area organizations. “Nonprofits and cultural organizations are critical parts of ...

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Museum receives National Endowment for the Humanities grant (access required)

The George Eastman Museum has received a $350,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to support its Preserving and Improving Access to the Boyer Collection project. The NEH grant, from its Division of Preservation and Access, Humanities Collections ...

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Massaoke returns to the Fringe Festival with two shows (access required)

What’s old is new again this year at the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival. This September the headline act at the Fringe Festival will once again be London-based Massaoke, returning for a second year to offer two different shows on the ...

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