Ned Thanhouser

Ned Thanhouser is president of Thanhouser Company Film Preservation, Inc. He is the grandson of founders Gertrude and Edwin Thanhouser and has been actively involved in the research, acquisition, preservation and publication of education materials related to the early silent motion picture era since 1986. Mr. Thanhouser has been active in film preservation related activities since 1986 and was a member of the 1994 NEA/AFI Film Preservation Grant Board. With his family, he established in 1988 the Thanhouser Film Preservation Trust at the Library of Congress to fund the acquisition and preservation of nitrate-based Thanhouser films.