Journal of Film Preservation

Journal of Film Preservation is a magazine focusing on Film Preservation

Articles from Vol. 22, No. 47, October

1994 Congress
The 50th FIAF Congress will be held from April 26 to May 2 in Bologna (Italy), organized by Cineteca del Comune di Bologna with the collaboration of C.S.C. - Cineteca Nazionale (Roma) and the participation of Cineteca Italiana (Milano), Museo Nazionale...
A European Filmography
Early in 1992,1 was asked by José Manuel Costa, President of the Association des Cinematheques de la Communauté Européenne (ACCE) and of the Lisbon-based Projecto Lumière, to conduct a feasibility study on the possibility of creating a European Filmography,...
A New Film Museum in Düsseldorf
After film archives have been established all over the world for the last 50-60 years the time now seems to have come for film museums. During the last 10-15 years film museums have appeared in Europe and the United States, with MOMI in London as the...
Archif Film a Theledu Cymru
Wales Film and Television Archive wins European grantsIn 1993 the Wales Film and Television Archive is working on two film restoration and exhibition projects in collaboration with other European Archives. Two applications for funding from the Lumière...
Clicks, Crackles, Thumps and Hiss. Experience Gathered Whilst Restoring Old Film Soundtracks: The Mistress of Atlantis 1932 by G.W.Pabst
This research was carried out in the frame of the NIPKOW program, Berlin 1992-93. (Ed.)Various problems cropped up during the restoration of the soundtrack of the feature film The Mistress of Atlantis which are typical of those arising from the bad condition...
Etablissement Cinématographique et Photographique Des Armées
La première section Cinématographique chargée de recueillir les images de tout ce qui se rattache directement ou indirectement à la guerre est créée au cours du Premier conflit mondial pour répondre aux besoins d'information des ministres de la Guerre,...
Executive Committee
The annual Assembly of FIAF, which was held in Mo i Rana (Norway) on May 31st, 1991, has witnessed the election of its Executive Committee, which will lead the Federation towards the much expected Centennial of Film, thus taking over a crucial responsibility...
Fiaf Newsreel Symposium, Mo I Rana, 1-2 June 1993
In terms of major insights and small epiphanies, and just sheer volume of work accomplished, the Newsreel Symposium at Mo i Rana may have been one of the most successful FlAF symposia in years. Sequestered in the little village of Mo, just a stone's...
Force Project Film: Multimedial Training Materials for Film Restoration
The origins of the projectThe origins of this project date back to 1991, at the start of activity of the Association of the European FlAF Archives (ACCE). One of the aims of this association was to obtain as much help as possible from the European Community...
In Memoriam: Kashiko Kawakita
Summer 1993 turned out to be a dreadful season. We suffered natural disasters such as typhoons, earthquakes, endless rain, and cool weather. The worst news came on 27th July when I heard that Madame Kashiko Kawakita had passed away. The eighty-five years...
Los Angeles
UCLA Film and Television ArchiveNational Endowment for the Humanities Grant to Preserve Hearst NewsreelsA precedent setting preservation and restoration project being undertaken by UCLA Film and Television Archive has been awarded a grant of $255,000.00...
Mary Meerson: «I Am the Memory of the Film»
«Listen, darling» Mary Meerson would declare, «I am the Memory of the Film. I am the world film knowledge, the world's film history». I was never in any doubt about this.Back when I was earnestly setting about establishing a film archive for New Zealand...
News from the Commissions
Documentation CommissionTreasures from FIAF Archives: a new Database ProjectThe FIAF Documentation Commission chaired by Ronald Magliozzi is pleased to announce that, with the cooperation of Susan Dalton of the National Center for Film and Video Preservation...
New York: Anthology Film Archive
Anthology honors Leaders of Film PreservationOn February 2, 1993 Anthology celebrated the contributions to film preservation of Eastman Kodak Company, the National Center for Jewish Film, Pioneer LDCA Inc., Stan Brakhage, Lewis Jacobs, and Leonard Maltin...
Praha
Národni Filmovy ArchivThe Israel Film Archive and the National Film Archive Prague are planning to reconstruct the film Theresicnstadt (also known under the incorrect title Der Führer Schenki denjuden an Stadt), which was shot during the Nazi occupation...
Should a Fiaf Archive Ask for Copyright Clearance before Showing a Film? an American Viewpoint
The films which are owned or on deposit in the Pacific Film Archive (Berkeley) have been acquired in different ways. There are prints which have been purchased directly from the producers or filmmakers as viewing prints, for which we have agreements...
Summer School
Saving the Film HeritageThe FIAF Summer School: a reportThe 1992 FIAF Summer School - a revival of summer schools previously hosted by the film archive of the DDR under the direction of Wolfgang Klaue - took place from 14th June to 5th July at the J.Paul...
Taipei
Film Archive TaipeiThe Film Archive, Taipei, is pleased to announce the arrival in Taiwan of a unique and important collection of films belonging to one of the great figures of Chinese cinema. Ms Tung Yue-chuan. The collection, comprising some 1500 reels,...
The Permanent Way
Next year, in Bologna, FIAF will discuss at one of its symposia the issues of copyright and legal deposit. In anticipation of this, Clyde Jeavons, Curator of the National Film and Television Archive, outlines the NFTVA's proposals for a statutory deposit...
The Slovene Film Archive / Ljubljana
In 1968 the Archive of the Republic of Slovenia began collecting film, when film was defined as archives by the Archives and Record Offices Act of 1966 and the Archive was determined to preserve film archives for the whole Slovenia. In 25 years the Slovene...
The Wales Film and Television Archive
The Wales Film and Television Archive has now emerged from a pilot phase which began in November 1989, with funding from S4C, the British Film Institute, the Welsh Arts Council, BAFTA/Shell UK, and TAC (Association of Welsh Independent Producers). During...
Un Nouveau Titre Pour le Bulletin Fiaf/A New Title for the Fiaf Bulletin
Avec ce numéro, le très sérieux et mystérieux BULLETIN FIAF devient le JOURNAL OF FILM PRESERVATION.Qu'est-ce à dire? Que nous abandonnons définitivement la fonction de lien entre les archives qui avait présidé à sa création en mars 1972? Que nous limitons...
World Directory of Moving Image and Sound Archives
World Directory of Moving Image and Sound Archives edited by Wolfgang Klaue München; K.G.Saur, 1993, 192 pages ISBN 3-598-22594-6A first attempt for an international directory of audio-visual archivesThe idea for such an international directory of film...
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