Geeky Old-Timey Movie Reel Pays Tribute to Cinematheque Director

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Cinematheque director John Ewing was recently named a knight in the Order of Arts of Letters of the Republic of France for the cultural work he's done over the years.

He received his award on February 3 with a special ceremony at the Cinematheque.

One of his colleagues, Dave Shaw of the Cleveland Museum of Art's media department, made an old-fashioned newsreel tribute to Sir John.

You can watch it below. —Michael Gallucci

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