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October 10, 2018

Call for Papers: Sensory Moving Image Archives Conference

EUscreen is excited to share the news about the upcoming conference Sensory Moving Image Archives: Visualization, Exploration and Reuse of Moving Image Data which will be hosted at the University of Amsterdam on 25-26 February 2019. ABOUT The international two-day symposium comes out of the research project The Sensory Moving Image Archive: Boosting Creative Reuse for…

August 29, 2018

Europa TV: The early experiment of a European channel

The Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision is, among other things, owner of a unique collection of material of the channel Europa TV. To gain more insight into this channel, Sound and Vision asked master student Marloes Stapper from Utrecht University to perform research into this collection. In this dedicated blog post Marloes will tell…

July 25, 2018

Audiovisual Heritage in Education and Beyond: The Annual EUscreen Network Meeting

On July 5 and 6, EUscreen’s network members met at Charles III University’s beautiful Puerta de Toledo Campus in Madrid. The light-induced, rationalist building stems from 1934. After having served as a fish market for decades, it opened its doors to accommodate students and faculty in 2011. Our hosts where Carmen Ciller, who coordinates the university’s film and television…

July 11, 2018

Video Collection: Football

Did you know that until the 19th century, football had been played in various forms, but using a multiplicity of rules under the general heading of “folk football”? A key moment in the development of the game as we know it today came in October 1863, when representatives from a dozen schools and clubs met…

June 13, 2018

This Is How Open Publication of Broadcasting Content Can Make a Difference

Last year, the Dutch public broadcaster VPRO produced a ten-part documentary series titled The Mind of the Universe, in which leading scientists from various fields were interviewed about their work. Aware of their role as a public institution, and looking for bigger impact, VPRO decided to distribute this series under an open license, allowing other…