2018 Alumni

Expected to Attend: Film Subject Christopher Bonanos

NYC PREMIERE A casualty of the digital revolution, Polaroid instant film and cameras were meant to fade quietly into oblivion when the company stopped production in 2008. Following three enthusiasts bent on keeping the instant dream alive, director Willem Baptist takes viewers on a hallucinatory quest to discover the secret chemical formula for Polaroid film. His documentary develops like prints pulled out of instant cameras, magically coming into focus as something wonderful appears before your eyes.

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Photography on Film


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Director: Willem Baptist
Executive Producer: Pieter van Huystee
Producer: Rudolf Kats, Watse Eisma
Cinematographer: Gregor Meerman
Editor: Albert Markus
Music: Marc Lizier
Running Time: 91
Language: English
Country: The Netherlands
Year: 2018