Economies of the Commons 3 – Sustainable Futures for Digital Archives

11 October 2012 Economies of the Commons 3: Sustainable Futures for Digital Archives will be the biggest ‘eCommons’ yet with two streams of extraordinary keynotes, presentations, hands-on workshops and plenty of networking. The conference will look at two themes: The challenge of large numbers: Digitization and restoration of film, A/V and photography and The future of archives: The Economies of Sharing & Re-Imagining the Archive.

Dániel Szöllösi wins film remix competition Celluloid Remix

25 May 2012 Dániel Szöllösi has won first prize in the competition Celluloid Remix 2: Found Footage. The results were announced at EYE Film Institute Netherlands in Amsterdam on 24 May 2012. Szöllösi’s winning remix, Untitled, features clips from the EYE collection reworked into a composition for multiple smartphones.

Images for the Future partner in Open Cultural Data

01 February 2012 a network that facilitates open access to cultural data and stimulates the development of value-added cultural applications. Images for the Future supports the Open Culture Data network by providing access to as many available open datasets in the project as possible, making special cultural awards available and by jointly organising hackathons.

Launch Celluloid Remix 2: 'Found Footage'

26 January 2012 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 & Pieces collection into new short films. The deadline for submissions of new remixes is 25 April 2012.

Use Survey: photos viewed much more often if context provided

03 November 2011 By including relevant information with the photos you increase the chance of people coming face to face with cultural heritage.

Launch of ‘60 Years of TV in the Netherlands’ Timeline

23 September 2011 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 Netherlands Institute of Sound and Vision, the Dutch National Archives and the EYE Film Institute Netherlands on