British Universities Film & Video Council

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CHANNEL TUNNEL LIBRARY

Description
The Library consists of footage of the construction and current operation of the Tunnel from when it was first started in 1986 to its opening in 1994 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth and President Mitterand of France. Footage is available of all aspects of construction from tunnelling to aerial footage of terminals and was shot principally in France and the UK, but there is also footage of equipment manufacture in Canada, Italy, Belgium and Germany.
Website
http://www.tandemtv.com
Keywords
Geography; Railways; Channel Tunnel; France
Access
Access available. 10.00-17.00, by arrangement only.
Facilities
Viewing on premises or supply of duplicates, Beta-SP, Lo or Hi-Band SP U-Matic, VHS or Hi-8.
Charges
Charges for research, facilities and handling. Price list available.
Copyright
Construction footage copyright held by Tandem TV & Film. Current operations: Tandem TV & Film are agents for Eurotunnel.Copyright adviser: Barbara Page.

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Video/Film
Over 100 hours of 16mm and 35mm footage transferred onto 1" and Beta SP tapes. Over 50 hours of video on Beta SP.

Catalogues

Computerised database
Computerised database. Print-outs can be made available for a small printing fee.

Additional Information

Notes
Computer printouts of all material can be available for a small printing fee.

Main Contact

Name
Mr. Terry Page
Job title
Director
Telephone
01442-61576
Fax
01442-219250
Email
info@tandemtv.com
Address
Hard Hat Archive, C/O Tandem TV & Film Ltd
10 Bargrove Avenue
Boxmoor
Hemel Hempstead
HP1 1QP

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