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08
APR
2021

2021 FIAT/IFTA Awards: the Call is open!

The FIAT/IFTA Awards honour outstanding archival projects and initiatives all over the world. Best practices of use and re-use of archival footage, of media management, preservation and restoration will be acknowledged. Archivists, producers, filmmakers, video artists,...
28
DEC
2020

Annemieke de Jong accepts FIAT/IFTA Lifetime Honorary Award

Since 2014 FIAT/IFTA every year gives a special Lifetime Honorary Award to a person who has special merits for FIAT/IFTA and for the field of audiovisual archiving as a whole. Normally the Award, a special FIAT/IFTA Cube, is presented at the end of the annual Gala Dinner and...
17
OCT
2020

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2020: check out the shortlists!

  The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards are the annual appointment par excellence since 1994 for programs, projects or other initiatives that have improved significantly the ways in which the archives are preserved, managed and used. Any initiative that brings the...
20
JUL
2020

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2020: new deadline!

The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards are not only about documentaries or web platforms that featuring archival materials, but also to highlight excellent projects in the domains of media management and media preservation. The Awards are designed to honor outstanding archival...
02
NOV
2019

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2019: meet the winners!

The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards are designed to honor outstanding archival initiatives and projects that have improved significantly the ways in which the archives are preserved, managed and used. At the FIAT/IFTA World Conference 2019 in Dubrovnik thi...
29
SEP
2019

FIAT/IFTA Awards 2019: check out the shortlists!

Also this year we have received plenty of highly qualitative nominations for the FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards. The Awards Juries have chosen three shortlisted candidates in every category. Once again, these shortlists mirror the vitality and creativity of the audiovisual...
05
SEP
2019

FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards 2019: time to submit!

The deadline is coming closer to submit your proposal for the FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards 2019. We expect your submissions by Friday, September 6th at the latest! The FIAT/IFTA Archive Achievement Awards are not only about documentaries or web platforms that featuring...
13
OCT
2018

Recap: final day of the World Conference in Venice

Relaxed and overwhelmed by the events of the night before we met for the last time at the Palazzo Labia. The third and last day of the FIAT/IFTA World Conference kicked off with the presentations of the FIAT/IFTA’s own ongoing initiatives, like the Save Your Archive, Where...
12
OCT
2018

Recap: day two of the World Conference in Venice

Day two started with the traditional Newcomers’ Breakfast during which new members and first time conference attendees were welcomed to the community and acquainted with FIAT/IFTA’s own functioning and encouraged to get involved with one of the many activities FIAT/IFTA has to...
06
JUN
2018

FIAT/IFTA Awards fully reformed

The FIAT/IFTA Awards have been a coveted trophy since 1994 for anyone who is professionally involved with television archives as an archivist, documentary maker or platform builder. After 25 editions, however, the time was ripe for a thorough reform. The new FIAT/IFTA Archive...