British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

FLASHBACK LIBRARY

Description
Independent production company Flashback Television has been in continuous production since 1982. Over these years it has retained rights to much of the material shot, which has now been catalogued.
Website
http://www.flashbacktelevision.com/
Keywords
Scotland; Northern Ireland; Royalty and royal events; World War I; Diana, Princess of Wales; Gardening; Isle of Skye; Landscapes; 'Orangemen’, Northern Ireland; Towns; War graves; War memorials
Access
Access available. By arrangement. Staff are available to assist.
Facilities
Viewing on premises. Viewing off premises. Duplicating. Sales. Any material can be supplied on VHS with BITC.
Charges
Charges for research for broadcast productions. Charges for facilities and handling. A price list is available upon request.
Copyright
All footage Flashback Television makes available is own copyright.

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Video/Film
Video: 700 hours. Land and townscapes throughout Great Britain and Ireland from the vitality of Spitalfields Market (before its refurbishment) to beautiful scenics of Glencoe and the Isle of Skye. Historically important locations from Dunotter Castle, the scene of Cromwell’s siege in 1651 to the First World War graves at Tyncote and the Somme. Material of contemporary political importance including Orange Marches through Belfast, the comings and goings at Downing Street (1990), and Diana’s funeral (1997). A large collection of garden and gardening-orientated material from the UK, USA and Japan.
Video components: VHS Video, lo-band U-Matic, Beta/Beta-SP and DigiBeta.

Catalogues

Computerised database
Available.

Additional Information

Notes
Word searches on our computer database enable us to check any queries rapidly.

Main Contact

Name
Ms. Stuart Heaney
Job title
Film Archivist
Telephone
020 7490 8996
Fax
020 7490 5610
Email
mailbox@flashbacktv.co.uk
Address
Flashback Television Ltd
9-11 Bowling Green Lane
London
EC1 0BG

Alternate Contact

Name
Mr Tim Ball

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