Launch Celluloid Remix op Beamlab

15 April 2009 Within the framework of Images for the Future, the Filmmuseum and Knowledgeland will launch the online remix competition Celluloid Remix on Beamlab on the 15th of April. The Filmmuseum will place 21 unique silent film fragments stemming from the period 1917 – 1932 at the competitors disposal.

Sound and Vision is looking for a million experts

23 January 2009 The Netherlands has millions of media experts and Sound and Vision would like them to start sharing their knowledge with each other on the Sound and Vision-wiki (Beeld en Geluid-wiki). Program makers, media scientists and viewers and listeners either know a lot about radio and television programs and about the people who pull the ropes or they have very specific knowledge about subjects such as radio technique or television design. A wealth of information that can be made accessible by and for a (...)

Dutch Early Cinema

15 January 2009 The Filmmuseum is currently working on the disclosure and contextualization of its collection of early Dutch films (Dutch Early Cinema). These are films from the first decennia of film history, roughly from the period 1896 – 1933.

Launch Website A Farewell to the Dutch East Indies

12 January 2009 On the 18th of December Mr. J.C.G. Wiebenga, chairman of the foundation Het Gebaar (‘The Gesture’), opened the website A Farewell to the Dutch East Indies belonging to the National Archive in The Hague. Mrs. M. Bussemaker, State Secretary of Health, welfare and sport received the book Verhalen in documenten over het Afscheid van Indië (Stories in documents about the farewell of the Dutch East Indies), which is linked to the project.

Celluloid Remix 2: Found Footage

 - Beelden voor de toekomst Second edition of the successful video-remix competition containing historical fragments from EYE's film collection. Professionals and amateurs remix special film material from the Bits & (...)

60 Years of TV timeline

 - Beelden voor de toekomst Online timeline provides a clear overview of 60 years of TV in the Netherlands. For this 60th anniversary, the project Images for the Future has collected highlights from the collections of the N (...)