AMIA’s Supplier Directory
In addition to the following list of Institutional Members, you may find the AMIA Supplier Directory: A Global Directory of Services and Suppliers of Audiovisual Media an excellent resource.
AMIA Institutional Members
Since 1991 Audio Mechanics has provided evaluation, high quality preservation transfers, and remastering of audio formats including optical soundtracks, magnetic film, analog audio tapes, digital audio tapes, and audio discs. They offer an exclusive, highly successful process for cleaning and transferring deteriorating magnetic film (shrunken/vinegar syndrome). Their aesthetic sensibilities and proprietary restoration techniques are trusted by major studios and sought after internationally.
Los Angeles, CA
Cinelicious: The newest thing in old film restoration. Featuring the cutting-edge Scanity 4K, restoration-optimized film scanner for 16mm & 35mm w/real-time optical & magnetic audio and IR Dirt Mapping. New 8mm, S8mm and 9.5mm 2K+ Pin-Reg Scanner. 4K color grading in 4K DI theater. 4K DCP Mastering. Nitrate Vault. A data-centric approach and customized workflows for Studio A-Titles re-releases, large Film Libraries and historic works of art.
Since 1972, Colorlab is a full-service film laboratory offering services for 35mm, 28mm, 17.5mm, 16mm, 9.5mm, Super 8, and 8mm gauges. We specialize in replasticizing and reviving countless highly shrunken or damaged films and our employees have decades of experience handling historically important materials. Much of our equipment has been custom-designed to allow for digital-based workflows, including magenta dye-fade mitigation, true wet-gate 2K scanning, and rock-steady digital film intermediates in either 35mm or 16mm formats.
Crawford Media Services, Inc.
Now a leading provider of digitization, archival storage and asset management, Crawford's mission is to help our clients clear the hurdle of digital preservation. Built on many successful projects, we offer our experience, expertise, and resources to resolve the complexity and uncertainty of digital migration.
Huntington Station, NY
Footage.net is the world's premier resource for stock footage research, providing instant access to millions of clips and text records from the world’s top footage collections. We’re committed to helping users find the best footage, generating new licensing opportunities for our member archives and strengthening the footage industry as a whole.
FotoKem Film and Video
FotoKem Film and Video has been entrusted for decades as a lab of precision quality and care by the world's best filmmakers to ensure the survival of their 35mm, 16mm and now 65mm film originals. Restoration/Preservation includes over 2000 films, including classic motion pictures from the national film registry as well as more recent features. FotoKem also integrates full digital restoration with the highest resolution scanning and filmout available. Check our website for a list of films, services, and resources for filmmakers
FrontEnd Holdings LLC
Kem Studiotechnik GmbH
KEM Studiotechnik GmbH has been tightly connected with the film industry since 1968 and has over the last decades developed a number of innovative products like archival scanning, inspection and viewing tables as well as rewinders.
Since 1981, Lasergraphics has been at the forefront of film scanning and recording technology. We continue to invest heavily in innovative scanner technology for the archival and restoration markets. The Director scans at up to 4K with triple-flash High-Dynamic-Range for the best capture of film shadow detail of any scanner. The ScanStation scans 2K and HD at up to 60 fps, more than 2x real-time. It's the fastest way to convert film to digital.
Cranberry Township, PA
The MediaPreserve, a division of Preservation Technologies, provides high-quality reformatting services for audio, video and film. Using expertly-modified legacy equipment as well as current technologies, our staff of engineers, librarians, archivists and metadata specialists transfer and document your collection materials according to professional standards and best practices so that your AV assets remain accessible into the future.
My Eye Media
MY EYE MEDIA delivers turnkey Assessment, Restoration and Delivery services for any content and all formats. Progressive, innovative and client-focused, MY EYE MEDIA specializes in creating unique, customized solutions for major motion picture studios and independent content creators.
Reflex Archival Scanning offers the world’s gentlest, most capable 8mm and 16mm scanning services. With over 100 years of film handling experience on staff, the continuous motion, sprocket-less Reflex Scanner was designed by filmmakers to handle film even in its most distressed condition. Reflex can scan film that’s shrunk, brittle or well preserved and return the highest quality files in AVI, DPX, ProRes and many other digital formats.
STIL Casing Solution
Quebec City, QC Canada
STIL designs and produces protection and preservation containers; being for the preservation of film works, audio tapes or digital data, STIL Casing Solution has a solution for each medium.
Gold Canyon, AZ
Tuscan Corporation manufactures 8mm, 16mm and 35mm archival film storage containers and cores. Tuscan ProVent containers provide superior ventilation to allow the film to breathe and are molded from inert polypropylene to restrict off-gassing. For over 40 years we've helped
preserve valuable footage for film users throughout the world.