Board responsible for annually selecting "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant films" for p reservation in the Library of Congress' (LOC) National Film Registry. Advises the LOC on its national film preservation planning policy. Site includes a link to the films listed in the National Film Registry .
The only national arts organization devoted to film, television and video. The American Film Institute serves as a point of national focus and coordination for the many individuals and institutions concerned with the moving image as art.
Collection of online videos of unscripted interviews with t.v. "pioneers and legends" (actors, broadcast journalists, directors, producers, costumers, etc.) provided by The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation.
Its mission is to "collect, preserve, and present historic and contemporary radio and television content as well as educate, inform, and entertain the public through its archives, public programs, screenings, exhibits, publications, and online access to its resources." Search the MBC Online Collections Database.
This is a database containing credits and holdings information about the silent-era film holdings of film archives from around the world. Access through FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals. From the main page, click "Publications." In the Source Type list, click "Artistic & Aesthetic Works."
The British Council Film Collection is an archive of 120 short documentary films made by the British Council during the 1940s designed to show the world how Britain lived, worked and played. Preserved by the BFI National Film Archive.