Every year we like to lift our eyes from the present to peer further ahead at the trends on the horizon. Our exploration this time sparked a lively debate on the merits of digital moviemaking:

TIME's article on George Lucas and the new digital age in moviemaking was especially poignant for me [March 20]. My father worked as a technician at Technicolor for more than 30 years and helped with the production of several Disney animated movies. Now my daughter (an avid Star Wars fan) is helping digitally restore the Disney films her grandfather worked on....

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