Serge Bromberg: Lost and Found Films and Méliès Movie Magic

Episode Summary

Serge Bromberg sees the silver screen as a window into a bygone world, and he wants to open it wider. A French cinephile and modern-day-Indiana Jones, Bromberg has dedicated his life to finding and restoring lost classic films. From the masterpieces of Georges Méliès, to performances of Josephine Baker, to historic reels of France recovering from WWII, he has seen and showcased many pieces assumed to be vanished in time. Listen as he details his work, dives into the history of French film and even tells the story of the first 3D major motion picture.