2015 Partners & Sponsors
For more than 60 years, Iron Mountain has preserved priceless originals of blockbuster movies, popular songs, hit TV shows and other irreplaceable film and sound recordings. In doing so, the company helps major movie studios, recording labels, television production companies, and advertising agencies reduce their risk of losing or damaging these cultural artifacts, either physical or digital. Today, Iron Mountain continues to lead the industry in preserving and transferring analog and digital entertainment assets, offering unmatched expertise and resources, including: Experience in managing more than 21 million film and sound elements for more than 1,500 customers, including all of the top entertainment companies; A fully integrated digital studio to handle analog to digital transfer and storage for audio, video, and film assets; Highly secure, climate-controlled facilities that ensure preservation of valuable film and sound elements; A dedicated, trained, and screened staff of security professionals who keep assets secure and protected; A highly skilled team of award winning engineers to assist in digital transfers, migrations, and content delivery in 3 dedicated studios located within our preservation vaults, ensuring complete chain of custody of your assets.
AVPS is a consulting and software development firm focused on maximizing usability of media and metadata for distribution, education, monetization, research, marketing and business intelligence – now and over the long-term. Clients of AVPS include the Library of Congress, HBO, The American Archive, WWE, Indiana University and the Museum of Modern Art. www.avpreserve.com
Reflex Technologies is a premier archival services company with the unique capability to obtain superior scans from materials in virtually any condition, including even the most distressed films — or videotapes with binder adhesion failure. With more than a century of experience on staff, Reflex helps clients navigate the “digital dilemma,” providing them with advice and guidance to make informed decisions about their archival materials, — that enables them to protect, preserve, and profit from the irreplaceable motion imaging assets in their archives. For more information, visit: www.reflextechnologies.com
From 4K studio mastering and restoration to independent projects, Roundabout offers state-of the-art tools in an old-school environment. Established in 1992, we’ve invested in future-proof technology; the most secure servers, and a 40GB, fiber-based LAN network. We can prepare projects for release in any format and output for any device.
With four mixing stages, a foley stage, multiple ADR rooms, and audio restoration, we provide the sound that completes your picture. Editorial, subtitling, language dubbing, quality control, and encoding – we take the project from start to finish.
Roundabout masters for theatrical, episodic and short form in 4K, UHD, 2K, or HD. We scan 35mm in 4K, 2K and HDR and can also scan smaller film gauges. The Lasergraphics Director provides gentle and precise film scanning; featuring optical pin-registration, algorithmic perforation alignment, and an optical track audio reader.
Roundabout offers real time 4K playback, a DaVinci Resolve color correction system, and talented, collaborative restoration artists. They will turn your work of art into their labor of love. And our encoding team and proprietary asset management system can put your archive at your fingertips.
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc.
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. is a global leader in digital media and entertainment services across film, video and online content from capture to consumption and preservation.
Since 1915, Deluxe has been the trusted partner for the world’s most successful Hollywood studios, independent film companies, TV networks, exhibitors, advertisers and others, offering best-in-class solutions in production, post production, distribution, asset and workflow management and new digital solution-based technologies. Offering a comprehensive suite of services and technology that “bridge the gap” between physical and digital archives, Deluxe enables its partners to Manage, Migrate and Maximize the impact of their collections. These services include picture and audio migration, restoration, preservation, and asset management and distribution. For more information visit www.bydeluxe.com.
XTracks provides audio separation technology, music replacement, audio restoration, mastering services and digital delivery solutions. Our proprietary Xtraction Technology removes music, dialog or vocals from a composite mix element allowing the ability to unlock dormant titles and re-purpose existing content. The world-class team of professionals, facilities, services, music catalogs and technology of XTracks provides a convenient solution for bundling a variety of services under one roof. www.xtracks.tv
Memnon Archiving Services
Memnon offers a wide range of services to digitize, restore, preserve and provide access to classic and current sound, video, and film recordings in any format. The service is ideal for a wide range of archive owners from cultural and public institutions, libraries and universities to record labels, production companies and broadcasters. www.memnon.us
AV Preservation by reto.ch
AV Preservation by reto.ch is a small, highly skilled moving image conservation and restoration facility based in Switzerland. Our team provides worldwide comprehensive services that encompass the whole range of audio-visual preservation, and offer Swiss quality at competitive price. The company is also actively engaged in a number of relevant national and international professional bodies. www.reto.ch
Orange Logic provides a one-stop, tailor-made solution for digital asset management. www.orangelogic.com
A highly specialised film restoration laboratory, L’Immagine Ritrovata is an international point of reference in the field, due to its development of methodologies, its constant research work and the vast range of its activities in the restoration of world cinematographic heritage. The equipment with which the laboratory is furnished – facilities that include all workflows, from 4K to photochemical – is at the forefront of technological innovation and is designed for the restoration of film from every cinematic age. www.immagineritrovata.it
Kodak has over a century of expertise and research dedicated to making advancements for filmmakers and the film industry. We are passionate about helping content owners preserve their moving pictures. Today’s visual stories are valuable for historical and cultural purposes, as well as future revenue generation. www.kodak.com/go/archive.
FotoKem is a family-owned, full-service post production facility that has become a go-to resource for the worldwide creative community. Since 1963, the company has serviced every corner of the entertainment market, providing unmatched expertise, high-end solutions and innovative technologies. FotoKem offers a broad spectrum of services, including traditional photochemical preservation and digital film restoration (all film formats from 16mm to 65mm), file-based workflows, 3D digital intermediates, digital cinema mastering, mobile dailies, global data delivery, film and video finishing, audio mixing and mastering, visual effects, and production rentals. www.fotokem.com
Fuji Motion Picture Film
FUJIFILM was founded in 1934 specifically as a motion picture film company, and in the decades since has come to be known as a pioneer in a wide range of technologies. Announced early in 2011, Fujifilm RECORDING DIGITAL SEPARATION film, Type 4791, is now being used by major Hollywood studios for archival separation masters.
Crawford Media Services, Inc.
Crawford Media Services, Inc. is a privately owned company providing end-to-end creative and postproduction services as well as solutions for mass migration of legacy content to digital formats, storage and archiving, and media asset management. Since 1981, Crawford has been one of the most highly regarded media services companies in the country.
Digital Film Technology (DFT)
Film archives are of great historical importance and require long-term preservation for future generations. Whether you are considering long-term film archival of the original content and / or digitization of archival material for easier access DFT offers a complete and affordable hardware and software combination for archive facilities to secure the protection of film assets. www.dft-film.com
Prasad Corporation utilizes the latest tools to scan and restore your motion picture film and still images, including the DFT Scanity with high Dynamic Range technology. We focus on offering economical solutions to help you digitize your collections and make them more accessible. As part of the Prasad Group, our team’s years of experience allow us to handle complicated restoration projects. www.prasadcorp.com
Digital Vision is the supplier of premium restoration, film scanning and colour grading solutions for the broadcast, film, commercial and archive industries. Digital Vision’s Emmy award winning technology and products include Phoenix film and video restoration, Nucoda colour grading and finishing, and Loki automation software. The Golden Eye 4 archive film scanner and the Bifrost Archive Bridge solution provide innovative tools for scanning, film digitisation, preservation and archiving. Thor is a hardware processing card designed to allow real time image processing at 4K resolutions. Digital Vision also make many of their tools available as OEM products. www.digitalvision.se
AMIA is a 501(c)3 nonprofit and an international professional association dedicated to the preservation of moving image media for current and future generations.