2019 Training Courses

Tutorials

Beginner Level

  • FFmpeg for audio-visual archivists, a half-day workshop lead twice by Joshua Ng and Reto Kromer at the IASA 50th Annual Conference and the Joint Technical Symposium (JTS) in Hilversum, Netherlands, on 30 September – 5 October 2019 [en]

Intermediate Level

Advanced Level

  • Conservation and Restoration of Moving Images at Hochschule der Künste Bern on 10–14 December 2018 and 7 January 2019 [de]
  • TV and Video Technology and, together with Dave Rice, Open-Source Tools and Resources, “Biennial Audio-Visual Archival Summer School (BAVASS)” at the Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, United States of America, on 13–26 May 2019 [en]
  • Open-Source Tools and Resources for Digital Film Preservation at Tate in London, United Kingdom, on 30–31 October 2019 [en]

Lectures

  • Working Beyond RGB: A Report from the Field at «Colour in Film», British Film Institute in London, United Kingdom, on 25–27 February 2019 [en]
  • Archivage de l’audiovisuel: Dans la jungle des formats de fichier at “Toute la Mémoire du Monde 2019”, Cinémathèque française in Paris, France, on 13–17 March 2019 [fr]
  • Dateiformate für Film und Video, MAS/CAS ALIS at Universität Bern on 19 October 2019 [de]
  • The RAWcooked Project, by Jérôme Martinez and Reto Kromer at the FIAT/IFTA World Conference in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on 22–25 October 2019 [en]
  • From the Sensor to the File, “The Reel Thing XLVI” at the AMIA Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, on 13–16 November 2019 [en]
  • An Ounce of Chemistry on the panel “Physical conservation treatments for digitising film: re-plasticisation” by Diana Little, Greg Wilsbacher, Reto Kromer and Tommy Aschenbach at the AMIA Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America, on 13–16 November 2019 [en]
  • From the Sensor to the File at “Initializing Initiatives” (= “No Time to Wait 4”) on 4–6 December 2019 at the Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives in Budapest, Hungary [en]

Short Talks

Internships

  • We were pleased to welcome three colleagues, a scholar and a student.

Publications

Patronage of the Arts and the Sciences

  • AMIA, the Association of Moving Image Archivists
  • FIAF, the International Federation of Film Archives
  • IASA, the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives
  • SEAPAVAA, the SouthEast Asia-Pacific AudioVisual Archive Association
  • Radicals (= “Orphan Film Symposium”) at Österreichisches Fimmuseum in Vienna, Austria, on 6–8 June 2019
  • Initializing Initiatives (= “No Time to Wait 4”) at the Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives in Budapest, Hungary, on 4–6 December 2019
  • “Film Preservation and Restoration Workshop India” in Hyderabad, India, on 8–15 December 2019

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