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News Archive for September, 2015

  • EUscreen and Metadata

    Metadata quality, interoperability, standardised access – all these are buzzwords commonly used and agreed on as being vital for resource discovery in the digital heritage sector. But what do these words actually mean? More specifically, what do they mean to us in the context of the EUscreen project? The ‘EUscreen and Metadata’ document, compiled by […]

  • New to Moving Image Gateway

    This Gateway includes 1,800 websites relating to moving image and sound materials. These have been subdivided into over 40 subject areas. To suggest new entries or amendments, please contact us by email or telephone. DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Lectures A termly lectures series (2005 to date) from Stanford University featuring talks from leaders in technology, […]

  • Media Screen Roundup – August 2015

    The monthly roundup of film and television publications compiled by Simon Baker, Institute of Historical Research, and published here at the BUFVC by Linda Kaye. This month’s Roundup opens with an unusual cinematic special issue from an unusual source – Small Wars & Insurgencies. The issue, entitled Cinema and Insurgencies, covers ancient history on film […]

  • BFI London Film Festival Education Programme

    The Education Programme for the London Film Festival starts on 17 September, building towards the Festival dates 7 – 18 October. For students, it offers special screenings of new films from around the world selected from the Festival programme, opportunities to meet a wide range of film professionals and the chance to get involved in […]