Film Heritage Foundation struggles to preserve film material in lockdown with limited physical access, drying funds

Film Heritage Foundation struggles to preserve film material in lockdown with limited physical access, drying funds

"Films are not a singular experience. While creating cinema, humans established it as a form of group activity, with shared experiences. How can you negate that experience to something online?" says Mumbai-based filmmaker and archivist Shivendra Singh Dungarpur. In March, when Dungarpur had to shut down his organisation — Film Heritage Foundation — overnight, he had little idea about how long the lockdown announced by the government would last.

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