Mark-Paul Meyer – Biography

Mark Paul Meyer is senior curator “Expanded Cinema” at the EYE Filmmuseum in Amsterdam. He has been working as curator in the archive (former Nederlands Filmmuseum) for more than twenty-five years. He studied philosophy at the University of Amsterdam and photography at the Fotoacademie in Amsterdam. His specializations and research include film restoration, silent cinema, experimental cinema, expanded cinema, the relations between film and other art forms and the material aspects of film and photography. He is a staff member of the MA course Preservation and Presentation of the Moving Image at the University of Amsterdam. He is co-editor of the book Restoration of Motion Picture Film (Oxford 2000).