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UK Film and Television Archives

Arts on Film Archive

Offers on-line access to a large range of films on art produced in the United Kingdom since the 1950s.

BFI: National Film and Television Archive

Film and television archive with an emphasis on British material but including internationally significant holdings from around the world. Provides access information, hiring information and footage sales.

British Artists' Film and Video Study Collection

Dedicated to documenting the achievements of British moving-image artists; includes online exhibitions, catalogue, events diary, and related resources.

East Anglian Film Archive

The first Regional Film Archive in England, established as an educational resource with film and video collections related to Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

Film Archives UK

Represents UK public sector film and television archives; includes a list of members and contacts.

London's Screen Archives

A virtual film archive for London, created by a network of organisations that work to maintain and preserve the city's screen heritage; includes details of collections, catalogue, events, and contacts.

Media Archive for Central England

Screen archive for the Midlands, holding over 45,000 items.

Moving History

A research guide to United Kingdom's public sector film and television archives. Offers online video samples.

Nation on Film - BBC Four

An archive of films from the documentary series exploring the use of film as an eyewitness to history.

National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales

Archive of film, TV programmes, music and sound recordings pertaining to Wales and the Welsh.

North East Film Archive

The moving image archive for the North East of England, defined as the Tees Valley area, County Durham, Northumberland and Tyne and Wear.

North West Film Archive

Set up to preserve the moving image heritage of Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside and Cumbria; includes a guide to their collections, public screenings and events, and contacts.

Scottish Screen Archive

Scotland's national moving images collection preserves over 100 years of Scottish history on film and video; includes a catalogue and online clips.

Screen Archive South East

A public sector moving image archive established at the University of Brighton for the South East of England. Contains an overview of their collections, details of events and information on educational facilities.

South West Television and Film Archive

The regional film archive for the area from the Isles of Scilly to Bournemouth, and as far north as Gloucestershire; with details of their collections, projects, and contacts.

Wessex Film and Sound Archive

Contains film and sound recordings relating to central southern England, including film and tapes of local TV and radio.

Yorkshire Film Archive

Public access film archive for Yorkshire and the Humber, with film and video tape, dating from the 1880s to the present day.

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