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ARCHIVE ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards have been awarded since 1994 and have become a fixed value. They have delivered an impressive honours list of laureates from all over the world.
Designed to honour
The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards honour outstanding archival initiatives and projects that have significantly improved the ways in which the archives are preserved, managed and used. Initiatives that bring professional preservation and management of audiovisual archives to a higher level, and projects that valorise the use of archives in an outstanding way, are eligible to enter.
This award rewards archive technology projects which have experimented with, developed and implemented new and emerging media management technologies and tools to open up the archives in new and efficient ways.
This award rewards analogue or digital preservation projects that have successfully developed and implemented a (part of the) preservation process that excels in professionality or innovation.
This award rewards projects that illustrate the best use of archive content in audiovisual or audio production. All kinds of audiovisual and audio genres and formats are accepted: documentaries, game shows, entertaining programs, sports programs, educational programs, magazines, series, scripted dramas, feature films, etc.
This award rewards initiatives that reflect on the value of audiovisual archives by increasing their visibility and exploring new ways of exploiting specific user groups and audiences, contributing to access and discoverability, storytelling, ethics, etc.
The Lifetime Honorary Award
Since 2014 FIAT/IFTA has also given a special Lifetime Honorary Award to a person with special merits for FIAT/IFTA and the field of audiovisual archiving.