Thursday, April 22, 2021

ASSOCIATED PRESS DIGITIZING ITS VIDEO ARCHIVES

September 13, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Hoping to attract more customers for news footage stored in its vaults, the Associated Press said that it has begun transferring to digital media some 70,000 hours of 16mm film and videotape. The film archives comprise 3,000 hours of news clips shot between 1963 and 1980. Because of its relatively high cost — both raw […]

50-YEAR OLD TV DRAMA STARRING PRE-BOND CONNERY DISCOVERED

August 18, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

A 1961 BBC dramatization of Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina, starring Sean Connery and Claire Bloom, that was long believed to have been lost has turned up in the BBC’s archives and will soon be issued on DVD, the London Daily Telegraph reported today (Wednesday). The newspaper indicated that the discovery shines a light on the thousands […]