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  • New Happenings at MediaBurn!

    Things have been on the up and up at MediaBurn recently. Not long ago, through a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, we were able to have a group of our oldest and most vulnerable 1/2″ reel-to-reel videotapes restored and transferred by the talented people at Specs Bros. The first batch includes raw footage from the The Image Union documentary “Five Day Bicycle Race.” The tapes contain hours of footage from in and around the 1976 … Continue reading

  • A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel

    A Celebration of the Life of Studs Terkel

    Check out the video of this special night: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOv_mjlL9jw&hl=en&fs=1]

  • Video of Guerrilla Television discussion

    Video of Guerrilla Television discussion

    Thanks to all who attended our Guerrilla Television screening at the Gene Siskel Film Center in September. We had a great time, and we hope to do another public screening soon. For those of you who could not make it, a video of the discussion / Q&A with video pioneers Skip Blumberg, Nancy Cain, Chip Lord, and Tom Weinberg is now online. It is a unique opportunity to learn about the early video era and how the use of video … Continue reading

  • Check out our new Media Burn store

    Check out our new Media Burn store

    While we think that one of the coolest things about mediaburn.org is the fact that you can create your own custom dvds to order, we know that sometimes you’d rather we just give you some recommendations. So we recently created the Media Burn store, where you can purchase copies of some of our most popular programs. We will be continually updating this section over the next few weeks, so keep checking back for more items. Right now we have a … Continue reading

  • Welcome to the new Media Burn blog!

    We’ll use this space to keep you up to date on events, changes to the website, and other stuff that we generally find interesting.