Film historian Cari Beauchamp has been appointed Resident Scholar of the Mary Pickford Foundation. Newly appointed Director of Archive, Elaina Archer, and Beauchamp will help the Foundation to establish an online clearing house and research center for the videos, writings, photos, film clips and other historical material on Mary Pickford. They will also develop educational projects for the community.
Occasional toh! contributor Beauchamp states:
“Mary Pickford is unquestionably one of the most interesting and important figures in film history. I am very pleased to be working with Elaina and the Foundation to retain and expand Pickford’s relevance in the digital age.”