On a slightly less political note, the 7th MoMA International Festival for Film Preservation started on October 24th and continues through November 16th, 2009. The line up of screenings looks terrific. Take a peek. To Save and Project: The Seventh MoMA International Festival of Film Preservation
A great New York Times article on MoMA's festival, Prints That Sine Anew: Cassavetes, Bergman and More at MoMA takes a look at this year's saved and projected selections.
(image from the 1955 film, Le Amiche)