Martin Scorsese shot classics such as "Casino" and "Gangs of New York" on film stock. Now the Hollywood titan is voicing support for Kodak's continued production of film.
The digital age has made filmmaking easier and more affordable. But it would be too simple for the industry to forget the artistic and historic significance of film stock, Scorsese said in a statement Monday.
"Everything we do in HD is an effort to recreate the look of film. Film, even now, offers a richer visual palette than HD," he said. "We have to remember that film is still the best and only time-proven way to preserve movies."
The Oscar-winner's statement...