Tour of the BFI National Archives

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BFI National Archive

Kingshill Way

Berkhamsted

HP4

United Kingdom

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AMPS has secured another opportunity for an exclusive Tour of the BFI National Archives, at their facility at Kingshill Way, Berkhamstead.

The Archive holds one of the largest and most diverse moving image collections in the world, from the earliest surviving films of the 1890s to contemporary feature films, and incorporating short fiction films, animation, newsreels, documentaries, amateur film and artists’ film and video.

The tour includes Wet Lab and Scanner, Nitrate Vault, Conservation Specialists, Projectionists, Special Collections and more.

This is a rare opportunity to visit a unique archive.

Date: Friday 20th Feb 2013

Time: 10.30 a.m Duration: approx. 2 ½ Hrs.

Venue: BFI National Archive Kingshill Way, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire HP4 3TP

A strictly limited number of tickets, exclusive to AMPS members, are available for this event.

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BFI National Archive

Kingshill Way

Berkhamsted

HP4

United Kingdom

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The Association of Motion Picture Sound is an organisation of film and television sound technicians based in the U.K. Currently there are in excess of 350 highly experienced members from the industry. AMPS has the support of a number of Sustaining Members from within the manufacturing and associated commercial sectors of the film and television Industry worldwide.

AMPS is constituted to maintain standards and the professionalism of the craft and all active members of the Industry are encouraged to join.

All AMPS events are semi-private, for members and their guests unless otherwise stated. Venues are generally small and intimate.

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