"Thank God for film archivist Dennis Nyback. If not for his encyclopedic knowledge of rare films and his tenacity for acquiring them, we would never have the privilege to view some astounding works of cinema." Kim Morgan


Dennis Nyback takes his films around the world. Find out how to book a show, what programs are available, how to arrange for custom programming, and just about anything you would like to know about Dennis Nyback.

DennisonStDenisDennis Nyback is an independent film archivist and historian. He has been commissioned to create programs on:  Suburbia (Jacob Burns Center), Slapstick (Grand Illusion Cinema), R Crumb’s Musical Interests (Yerba Buena Center for the Arts)  Jazz Music (Husets Biograf), Baseball (Houston Museum of Fine Art) and for himself and others, over three hundred other film programs.  He creates them from 16mm and 35mm films from his archive of thousands of early jazz films, soundies, scopitones, dance films, animation, baseball films, foreign films, documentaries, educational films, industrial films, commercials, newsreels, silent films, vintage television shows, home movies, propaganda films, science fiction films, and rare, forgotten, forbidden, and amazing short films. He has been a guest at film festivals from San Francisco, California to Puchon, South Korea and many others in between. He has made over one thousand lecture and screening appearances around the world

His latest project is the new musical play The Past is Calling.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qJBrqHjhWaU    For further info