The international research project "VICTOR-E - Visual Culture of Trauma, Obliteration and Reconstruction in Post-WW II Europe" that explores how audiovisual representations of public spaces – and particularly the documentation of war damage and of reconstruction efforts –, shaped the politics, policies and polities of post-WW II Europe, will hold its final conference "The Reconstruction of Post-World-War II Europe through the Visual Arts" from 20 - 22 April 2022 in Paris. The Call for papers is out now.
Since late June this year, Arxiu del So i de la Imatge de Mallorca (ASIM) present almost 100 films from their extensive collections documenting the history and intra-history, heritage and ethnography of the island.
As an aggregator of Europeana, the European Film Gateway will be represented at the Europeana Aggregators’ Fair that takes place on 16 and 17 June 2021 online. On 17th of June from 13:00–13:30 EFG staff invite interested colleagues to join the “EFG for beginners” session during which you can learn about EFG and discuss the easiest ways to get connected and present your collections on our portal and Europeana.
"Migrating Archives of Reality. Programming, Curating, and Appropriation of Non-fiction Film" is an online conference organised by the EU-funded international research project Victor-E - "Visual Culture of Trauma, Obliteration, and Reconstruction in Post WWII Europe" that will take place on 6/7 May 2021. Among other things, the conference will look at how non-fiction films as they increasingly appear in (but also often disappear again from) online archives, virtual exhibitions, social media, YouTube etc.
On 25-26 February and 1-2 March, the 6th FIAF Winter School is held as an online training course aimed at professionals in FIAF archives and beyond. This year's edition is organised in collaboration with the Cinémathèque française and the Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé. The theme of the course is “Programming Film Heritage“ and the programme is available in English and in French.