Prytania Theatre operators honor past, look toward future of industry
NEW ORLEANS, LA — The owner of the Prytania Theater looks at the future of the industry as he converts to digital.
After a lifetime in and around movie theaters, second-generation theater man Rene Brunet has officially seen it all.
The 88-year-old operator of the Prytania Theatre — the last of what was once dozens of neighborhood movie houses dotting the city’s landscape — has seen the industry undergo a wealth of changes. Some stuck (sound, color); some didn’t (the first generation of 3-D, Fabio).
Read the full article in the New Orleans Times-Picayune.