Magazine article Journal of Film Preservation

CLAIM Meeting Celebrated in Praha

Magazine article Journal of Film Preservation

CLAIM Meeting Celebrated in Praha

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In spite of the distance, at the 54 FIAF's Congress, held in Praha, the attendance of Latin American Film Archives was numerous, so we could have a brief meeting of the Coordinadora Latinoamericana de Archivos de Imàgnes en Moviemiento (CLAIM) in which were present the representatives of the following film archives: Argentina, Brasil, Colombia (Barranquilla), Cuba, Chile, Mèxico (Cineteca Nacional y Filmoteca UNAM), Puerto Rico, y Uruguay (Cinemateca Uruguaya).

Taking advantage of this meeting it was delivered to each archive a copy of the FIAF's Catalogation Rules, in Spanish, which has been recently issued, and we have the compromise to send more copies to each archive as well as to the members that could'nt attend.

Regarding the funds of the Instituto de Cooperaciòn Iberoamericana (ICI) it was decided to use them to take care of the following projects: to acquire the splicer for the Cinemateca Cubana and the PTR rolls for the archives which still don't get them, for example the National Archive of Puerto Rico; to support the applications of the Latin American representatives to attend to the FIAF Summer School; to give the resources to finish the restoration of the film "Très tristes tigres" that it is doing in Chile and Uruguay; to make the transfer of nitrate images into acetate of Costa Rica, Guatemala, Perù and Sao Paulo Archives. …

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