Gifts for the Film Lover
Published: November 26, 2013
Don’t know who George Méliès is? Get thee a copy of Hugo pronto and learn a little about this silent-film pioneer while Martin Scorsese dazzles you with his 3-D prowess. Trip to the Moon is French filmmaker Méliès’ best and most famous flick, and it’s most memorable moment is immortalized on this splendid throw pillow cover — destined to adorn the couch of any cinephile worth his salt.
Moss Studios Film Reel Wine Rack
Yeah, it’s a bit pricey, but what film-lover wouldn’t want a wine rack made from authentic film reels that sport vintage MGM celluloid to cushion the bottles on display?
Super 8 Camera/Film/Processing/Digital Print Package
$695 at Pro8mm.com
There are film lovers and then there are filmmakers. Maybe you’re out to win the love of a budding Steven Spielberg or Quentin Tarantino. Well, what says, “I want to raise 2.1 children with you” more succinctly than a ready-to-shoot film production package in a box?
Super 8 is the film stock of choice for those hoping to re-create the gauzy, color-saturated films of the 1970s. Order before Dec. 13 and you can outfit your would-be auteur with the well-reviewed Pro814 Super 8 camera, a carrying case, light meter batteries, two rolls of HD film and all-inclusive processing and HD scanning services for the above price.
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