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Oral history interview with Don Malkames, 1958

Creator: Malkames, Don
Project: Popular arts project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 23 pages Sound recording: 1 reel Sound recording (Memoirs of the of the Movies excerpts): 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Projectionist, cameraman

Scope and Contents

Early experience in projection booth: equipment, fire hazards, manipulation of film speeds, intermission song and advertising slides, change to sound in the theaters; experiences as a cameraman, for both silent and sound films; comments on modifications in cameras, microphones, sound equipment; "Hell's Angels," "Goofy-Tune Newsreel"

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