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23.11.2011 03:22 Age: 7 yrs

Trailer up for "The Rep"


As the battle to preserve 35mm in cinemas continue, director Morgan White has brought his little experiment to the big screen.  The Rep follows a group of friends as they try to open and run a reportory cinema in Toronto, Canada.  Originally recorded as a web series, the team has moved on to a feature film and the trailer, along with clips and info is up on their website- www.therepseries.com

Here’s a description of the film:

The Rep follows the first year of business for Alex, Charlie, and Nigel as they try to make their theatre, The Toronto Underground Cinema, a success in the dying world of repertory cinema. The film also places the cinema in context to the larger world of rep. Featuring interviews with theatres such as Film Forum in NYC, The Alamo Drafthouse in Austin, and The New Beverly Cinema in L.A., and celebrities such as Kevin Smith, Edgar Wright, John Waters, Atom Egoyan, and George A. Romero, the world of repertory cinema will come alive as a vibrant and culturally significant medium that needs to be preserved.

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