Archive for February 2012

Microfilm in the Movies: Part Two

In a previous blog post, Microfilm in the Movies:  Part One , we highlighted the role that microfilm has played in movies since the early 1950’s.  The Academy Honorary Award (previously called the Special Award), was instituted in 1948 for the 21st Academy Awards.  It is given by the discretion of the Board of Governors […]

Microfilm in the Movies: Part One

It’s almost time for the 84th Annual Academy Awards http://oscar.go.com/nominees (February 26, 2012).  As office workers, healthcare professionals, librarians and researchers gather around their respective water coolers to discuss the nominees; as they speculate on which movie will win Best Picture and which actress will wear the most revealing gown; we thought we’d highlight an […]