41 videos featuring
Series: BFI National Archive
8 Nov 2010
John Krish discusses his career following a screening of four of his shorts within Shadows of Progress, the post-war documentary season.
20 Oct 2010
The introduction to the 54th BFI London Film Festival's Archive Gala presentation of The Great White Silence.
29 Sep 2010
As part of the Capital Tales event strand at BFI Southbank, veteran British actress Peggy Cummins introduces her 1953 film Street Corner.
1 Sep 2010
A look at how the BFI National Archive restored Herbert Ponting's 1924 film The Great White Silence.
24 Aug 2010
Christophe Dupin takes a brief comparative look at Lindgren and his famous French counterpart, Henri Langlois.
27 Jul 2010
BFI Most Wanted is an initiative to find 75 lost films that the BFI National Archive wishes to preserve and protect.
1 Jul 2010
An exploration of the BFI National Archive vaults, and the processes behind ensuring film and television are preserved for future generations.
1 Jul 2010
An exploration of how the BFI National Archive's highly unstable and combustible nitrate film collections can be safely stored and preserved.
1 Jul 2010
A behind the scenes look at some of the incredible paper collections safeguarded at the BFI National Archive.
1 Jul 2010
An investigation of the essential processes that take place in the BFI National Archive's Wet Lab, which ensures that films are in an optimal state to be shown and enjoyed.
1 Jul 2010
An inside look at the BFI's work to preserve and restore sound in film and television.
1 Jul 2010
An investigation of the essential processes that take place in the BFI National Archive's Dry Lab, ensuring films are in optimal condition.
24 Apr 2010
The BFI launches Long Live Film, marking the 75th anniversary of the BFI National Archive, with a celebration of the beauty and danger of nitrate film.
24 Feb 2010
The British Library plays host to a celebration of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland.
23 Feb 2010
An introduction to the BFI Mediatheque, an ongoing project to provides visitors free access to the largest film and television archive in the world.