The Future of Films Past



If it’s movie night, and you’re in the mood for a little Truffaut, or Bergman, the Criterion Collection has you covered. The video distribution company specializes in “important classic and contemporary films,” and their work includes digitizing and restoring movies from around the world. This hour we’ll talk about the work of packaging classics for a modern audience.


  • Peter Becker, Criterion Collection President
  • Dave Filipi, director of Film/Video Wexner Center for the Arts
  • Tim Lanza, Vice President and Archivist of Cohen Film Collection



Tuesday, Nov 19 at 7 pm, the Wexner Center for the Arts presents: Spotlight on the Criterion Collection, with Criterion Collection President Peter Becker & Producer Kim Hendrickson.  The talk will be followed by a screening of Charlie Chaplin’s “City Lights.”


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