SELECTED Month: July 2012
July 31, 2012

Visualising the EUscreen Collection

From April to June 2012, second year student Tjerk Smit from the Communication Media and Design course in Amsterdam performed his internship at the Research & Devopment department of  Sound and Vision. During those ten weeks he explored new ways for visualising the data of the items from the EUscreen collection. In this blog post he tells us…

July 27, 2012

CfP: Moving at Different Speeds

Call for papers for Comunicazioni sociali, I, 2013 The Commercialization of Television Systems in Europe and its Consequences Monographic issue. Accepted languages: English, Italian, and French Issue Co-editors: Massimo Scaglioni, Luca Barra (Università Cattolica di Milano) One of the most compelling and current challenges for television studies is to work on the edge of national and…

July 24, 2012

EUscreen Publishes its Second Online Access to Audiovisual Heritage Status Report

Second Status Report Released EUscreen is pleased to announce its second status report Online Access to Audiovisual Heritage. In three chapters, the report gives an overview of technological developments bearing an influence on publishing and making accessible historical footage. The report discusses online heritage practices within Europe and beyond. In a field that faces constant…

July 4, 2012

Screen Media and Memory

Every year NECS, the European Network for Cinema and Media Studies, brings together a remarkable amount of archivists and scholars from all over the continent. After London, Lund and Istanbul, the 2012 NECS conference “Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory” took place in Lisbon on 21-23 June. Several of the papers given over the course of this three day event were particularly relevant to EUscreen. Conference report by Erwin Verbruggen and Berber Hagedoorn