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An Impossible Project

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An Impossible Project

Available November 19 at 10:00 amDecember 2 at 11:59 pm only

Fully shot on 35mm, this entertaining documentary follows the spectacular re-invention of Polaroid and provides a light-hearted and inspiring story about the analog vs. digital world. Award-winning producer/director Jens Meurer returns to his documentary roots with this wild and fun ride into the vibrant world of analog that leaves the audience cheery and optimistic, not just for analog’s staying power, but also for the power of collective action.

Pricing and Film Availability Info:

  • Admission to the series will be sold either as an all-access pass or à la carte, available only in the JBFC Virtual Marquee.
  • Pricing is $65 (members), $75 (nonmembers) for the all-access pass, or $10 (members), $12 (nonmembers) per film.
  • All films will be available for the entire length of the series—films will become available at 10:00 am on November 19 and will be available until 11:59pm on December 2. Once a film is started, passholders will have 48 hours to finish, regardless of when in the series they start the film.

"A warm fuzzy blanket of nostalgia"
Andrew Pulver, Guardian

This film is part of the Tales of Europe series.

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