Viewfinder Magazine

Articles Archive - page 15

  • National Video Archive of Performance

    Published on: 16th January 2012

    The V&A Museum now holds the archive of over 200 stage performances recorded expressly for scholarly access which are not available commercially. Jill Evans provides an overview of the National Video Archive of Performance.… continue reading.

  • Science Communication

    Published on: 16th January 2012

    Turning scientists into journalists: It’s a dirty job but someone has to do it and Nicholas Russell outlines the aims and objectives of the Science Communication Group at Imperial College.… continue reading.

  • Listening to Britain

    Published on: 16th January 2012

    With the British Library’s recently concluded audio project, the UK SoundMap, curation meets crowd-sourcing. Chris Clark, the project manager, discusses the challenges.… continue reading.

  • Textbook Stuff

    Published on: 12th December 2011

    Viewfinder speaks to actor, writer and director Barnaby Edwards about his new company's audio projects featuring Martin Jarvis, Miriam Margolyes, David Soul, Andrew Sachs and John Sessions.… continue reading.

  • Re-discovering Thorold Dickinson

    Published on: 12th December 2011

    James Leahy provides a personal view of three films made by educator and filmmaker Thorold Dickinson now on DVD.… continue reading.

  • What is Women's Film History?

    Published on: 7th December 2011

    The Women’s Film History Network-UK/Ireland is an emerging organization open to anyone committed to investigating women's film history. Christine Gledhill, AHRC Network Coordinator, discusses the Network’s aims.… continue reading.

  • Forgotten Futures: Q&A with Elisabeth Lebas

    Published on: 6th December 2011

    A new study by Elizabeth Lebas explores Britain’s rich but neglected history of municipal filmmaking. We spoke with the author about her research, now published as Forgotten Futures: British Municipal Cinema 1920-1980.… continue reading.

  • Do You ♥ Copyright?

    Published on: 6th December 2011

    In the light of the acceptance by government of the recommendations made by the Hargreaves Review of Intellectual Property, what are the potential benefits to education? Emily Goodhand considers this in light of her every-day activities as Copyright and Compliance Officer at the University of Reading.… continue reading.

  • Digital Theatre Plus

    Published on: 30th November 2011

    Digital Theatre Plus specialises in online delivery of filmed stage productions on-demand to the education sector. We spoke with Fiona Lindsay, their Creative Producer, about the company’s activities and how she is working to develop their online learning content. … continue reading.

  • JISC Legal

    Published on: 24th November 2011

    Jason Miles-Campbell of JISC Legal considers how important Intellectual Property Rights really are to staff and students in HE and FE in the UK.… continue reading.