Calendar of Events

Saturday, May 6, 2017

The museum is open 10 a.m.–5 p.m. today. The café and store are open 8:30 a.m.–7 p.m.
Date:
Friday, May 5–Sunday, May 7, 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
Dryden Theatre
The 3rd Nitrate Picture Show. The Nitrate Picture Show, the world’s first festival of film conservation, returns for a third year. Don’t miss your chance to see vintage nitrate prints from international archives—including the Eastman Museum’s own collection. The weekend also includes lectures, workshops, and other opportunities to experience the art and science of film preservation, from print conservation to archival projection.
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
9:30 a.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
George Sidney, US 1945 Print source: British Film Institute, London Running time: 143 minutes About the print Generally in good condition, the print has a few visible light to medium scratches (both emulsion and base) and slight nicks at the edges. Heavy edge wave throughout the print; perforations, however, are undamaged. Shrinkage: 0.35–0.55% About the film
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
10:30 a.m.
Location:
Potter Peristyle
Docent-led tours of the historic mansion are offered at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday through Saturday. 
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
12 p.m.
Location:
George Eastman Museum
Tours of the historic gardens are offered May through September at 12 p.m. daily (except Mondays). Tours are free for museum members and included with museum admission. Each tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
1 p.m.
Location:
Potter Peristyle
Docent-led gallery tour of current exhibitions. Included with museum admission. 
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
1 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
The Strike, Karel Steklý, Czechoslovakia 1947 Print source: Národní filmový archiv (National Film Archive), Prague Running time: 77 minutes About the print The print is in very good condition. It was deposited with the National Film Archive at some point before 1952, and is probably the print of Siréna that was screened in 1947 at the 8th Venice International Film Festival where the film won the Grand International Award. Shrinkage: 0.8–0.95% About the film
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
2 p.m.
Location:
Potter Peristyle
Docent-led tours of the historic mansion are offered at 2 p.m. daily (except Mondays)
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
3:30 p.m.
Location:
George Eastman Museum
Tours of the historic gardens are offered at 3:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, May through September. Additional tours are offered at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday in June, July, and August. Tours are free for museum members and included with museum admission. Each tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
4:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Arthur Lubin, US 1943 Print source: David W. Packard Running time: 92 minutes About the print Occasional curling and brittleness throughout the print. Despite the overall stiffness of the base, the copy has an excellent look on the screen, with saturated colors and minimal scratches. Shrinkage: 0.65–0.75% About the film
Date:
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Time:
7:30 p.m.
Location:
Dryden Theatre
Alexander Nevsky, Sergei M. Eisenstein and Dmitriy Vasilev, Soviet Union 1938 Print source: Österreichisches Filmmuseum (Austrian Film Museum), Vienna Running time: 108 minutes About the print At some point in the 1960s, this became the 324th print to enter the collection of the Austrian Film Museum, likely a donation of the Soviet embassy in Vienna. The print is in excellent condition. Shrinkage: 0.8–1% About the film