International Federation of Film Archives

International Federation Of Film Archives

International Federation of Film Archives

to get instant updates about 'International Federation Of Film Archives' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
The International Federation of Film Archives (, FIAF) was founded in Paris in 1938 by the British Film Institute, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, the Cinémathèque Française and the Reichsfilmarchiv in Berlin.

FIAF brings together the world's leading institutions in the field of moving picture heritage.Its affiliates are the defenders of the Twentieth Century's own art form. They are dedicated to the rescue, collection, preservation and screening of moving images, which are valued both as works of art and culture and as historical documents. Today it comprises more than 150 institutions in over 77 countries - a reflection of the extent to which preservation of moving image heritage has become a world-wide concern.

FIAF Aims

- to uphold a code of ethics for film preservation and practical standards for all areas of film archive work<br />- to promote the creation of moving image archives in countries which lack them<br />- to seek the improvement of the legal context within which film archives carry out their work<br />- to promote film culture and facilitate historical research on both a national and international level<br />- to foster training and expertise in preservation and other archive techniques<br />- to ensure the permanent availability of material from the collections for study and research by the wider community<br />- to encourage the collection and preservation of documents and materials relating to the...
Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


No updates available.
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from