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Preservation of civil rights documentary THE STREETS OF GREENWOOD is complete

In its brief 20 minutes, The Streets of Greenwood records voter-registration efforts that the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) organized in Greenwood...Read

Rare Uncut 35mm Print of Dario Argento's SUSPIRIA Discovered!

...this 35mm print of the original Italian cut of the film appears to have been relatively untouched since the film's original release 40 years ago. Read>

Brooklyn Academy of Music Puts 70,000 Archive Materials Online

Materials from the archive include press clippings and posters from the Brooklyn Academy’s opening days in the 1860s...Read>

End of an era

It has almost become a cliche to now talk about the death of photographic film following the decline of Kodak, which filed for bankruptcy protection in 2012, and the advent of digital photography and video.  Read>

Iowa man’s treasure trove of silents

Decades ago, Iowa history teacher Michael Zahs discovered a treasure trove of silent films owned by Frank Brinton, who famously screened early shorts to rural American audiences from 1895 to 1917. Read>

Harlem Will Soon Be Home To A 20-Story Hip Hop Museum for a new state-of-the-art facility that will “preserve, archive, exhibit, educate, and showcase hip-hop Music and culture from around the world.”


Audiovisual Archives of Monaco will celebrate their 20th anniversary

Digital technology now accompanies the backup and restoration plans that the Archives carry for works of heritage...More

Videotapes Are Becoming Unwatchable As Archivists Work To Save Them

...colleagues meet in this loft in Tribeca in New York City every Monday to digitize tapes like this one. More>