AV Preservation by reto.ch

If it’s not awesome, we don’t do it.


AXXII.10 in 9.5 mm

AXXII.10 in 9.5 mm


We are a small, highly skilled moving image conservation and restoration facility based in Switzerland. Our team provides worldwide comprehensive services that encompass the whole range of audio-visual preservation and offers you Swiss quality at a competitive price. We are also actively engaged in a number of relevant national and international professional bodies.

From the 17th of December 2016 until the 8th of January 2017 our operations in Switzerland will be reduced – we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Our Services Include

  • moving image restoration
  • film digitisation for both preservation and access purposes (using the latest Kinetta Archival Scanner which we contributed to develop)
  • audio-visual files and data transformations
  • consultancy, training and research on audio-visual preservation issues
  • digital archiving service


Patronage of the Arts and the Sciences

  • AMIA, the Association of Moving Image Archivists
  • ACP, the Albanian Cinema Project
  • Implementation of RGB 16-bit handling in FFV1
  • FIAF, the International Federation of Film Archives


  • Université de Lausanne, 12 January 2017 [fr]
  • Conservation and Restoration of Moving Image, Hochschule der Künste Bern, 6–10 March 2017 in Berne [de]