2017 Partners and Sponsors
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AMIA’s Preservation Partners provide year-round support
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Iron Mountain Entertainment Services
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. http://www.ironmountain.com/Services/Entertainment-Services.aspx
HGST, a Western Digital brand
HGST is a global leader in data storage, unlocking potential by helping the world harness the power of data. With a deep understanding of industry needs and a changing technology landscape, HGST is driving data center transformation with innovative, proven, smarter storage solutions that optimize capacity, performance, efficiency and reliability with the lowest TCO. Trusted by the world’s largest organizations, HGST’S storage solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling possibilities for the enterprise, cloud computing and sophisticated infrastructures in healthcare, energy, finance and government. www.hgst.com
PRO-TEK | an LAC Group company
PRO-TEK works at providing a full service answer to the ever changing preservation needs of moving image and still photography content owners who require the best in film and/or digital media storage, inspection and preservation processes. Known worldwide for state-of-the-art media preservation services, PRO-TEK sets the standard for the long term keeping of film in a precise environment and critically controlled process. We strive for excellence and to remain unparalleled in our service and customer satisfaction.
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group, Inc.
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. is the global leader in digital services and technology solutions for content creation and delivery. Since 1915 Deluxe has been a trusted partner to Hollywood studios, independent filmmakers, TV networks, online content producers, brands, and anyone looking to bring stories and experiences to audiences. Deluxe Creative companies house the world’s top talent, amplified through a unified technology and business infrastructure to streamline processes, move media seamlessly, and connect our teams globally. Deluxe Delivery Solutions offer everything clients need to transform and deliver content in any format and release or broadcast window, for any recipient, to any device and destination. With headquarters in Los Angeles and New York, and operations in 25 key media markets worldwide, the company relies on the talents of 7,000 of the industry’s premier artists, experts, and innovators.
Serving the film and television industry for more than 20 years, Roundabout Entertainment offers state-of-the-art resources for picture and sound post production, restoration, editorial, quality control and more. We work with studios, archives, production companies, broadcasters and others to create and deliver content that engages, enlightens, entertains and inspires.
Roundabout is an industry leader in restoration, preservation, and digital re-mastering of theatrical and home entertainment content. We handle a variety of film gauges and legacy video formats, employing the latest technologies in order to preserve media for future generations.
Allied Vaughn provides a full range of professional archival expertise and asset management resources that help our clients build, streamline and protect their digital assets. We provide complete services for managing content at every stage of its life cycle — including preservation, digitization, workflow management, archival storage, taxonomy management, metadata application, and governance. With an unbeatable combination of technology and talent, we help clients unlock the value that can be gained from well-managed content and provide conscientious and informed care for the assets that tell our clients’ stories, embody their brand, and generate vital revenue for the enterprise.
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.
Digital Bedrock protects your valued digital assets through secure and managed digital preservation. We go beyond digital asset management and storage. Your digital content is actively monitored against obsolescence, destruction, degradation, and loss. At Digital Bedrock we identify each digital object’s long-term vulnerabilities, create complex metadata about the object’s characteristics and dependencies, monitor its health over time, and store the content offline in three secure geographically separated locations so the content can’t be compromised. Digital Bedrock’s operations are located in an ISO 27001 certified data center. We are your staff and infrastructure, eliminating the need to train employees to do this complex work or make large-scale hardware investments. www.digitalbedrock.com
Digital Preservation Laboratories
Digital Preservation Laboratories is the Burbank, CA based archival and image science leader focused on digital image recovery, lineage verification, metadata inspection and AXF creation for long term preservation. Now with multiple locations, DP Labs also operates smart physical storage management that allows content owners to retrieve content from storage without the physical elements leaving the security of the ISAE 3402 and SSAE 16 compliant data center where AXF Virtual Librarians operate.
Digital Vision is the supplier of the world’s best colour grading, restoration and film scanning solutions for the broadcast, film, commercial and archive industries. Founded in 1988 in Stockholm, Digital Vision has offices in London, Los Angeles, New Zealand, and Stockholm.
Digital Vision’s Emmy award winning technology and products include Nucoda colour grading and finishing, Phoenix film and video restoration solutions, and Loki automation software. The Golden Eye 4 archive film scanner and Loki Automated Image processing solution provide innovative tools for scanning, image processing, 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.
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.
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.
Kodak is a technology company focused on imaging. We provide – directly and through partnerships with other innovative companies – hardware, software, consumables and services to customers in graphic arts, commercial print, publishing, packaging, electronic displays, entertainment and commercial films, and consumer products markets. With our worldclass R&D capabilities, innovative solutions portfolio and highly trusted brand, Kodak is helping customers around the globe to sustainably grow their own businesses and enjoy their lives. For additional information on Kodak, visit us at kodak.com, follow us on Twitter @Kodak, or like us on Facebook at Kodak.
The MediaPreserve, a division of Preservation Technologies, provides high-quality reformatting services for audio, video and film. Using expertly-modified legacy equipment as well as current technologies, our staff of engineers, librarians, archivists and metadata specialists transfer and document your collection materials according to professional standards and best practices so that your AV assets remain accessible into the future.
The original developers of DRS™ restoration software that is the industry standard, MTI also provides quality digital film restoration services to studios and libraries who need quality work delivered on time and in budget. Full service Post Production facility providing dailies, editorial, visual effects, color correction and assembly for film, television and commercial projects.
MPS LABO is the new USA-based joint venture between Motion Picture Solutions, one of the UK’s leading names in cinema distribution, and Labo Digital, one of the most reputable names in Mexico and Latin America for 35mm film services, post-production and cinema distribution.Our Mexico City film laboratory has been the leading provider of film laboratory services in Mexico and Latin America for over 40 years, supplying the highest quality prints for film distribution and filmmakers alike. With the transition of cinema from film to digital, we’ve been able to not just survive, but thrive by maintaining a steady flow of operations by bridging the divide between film and digital cinema, designing and implementing a myriad of analog-digital workflows that have made our company’s name the standard for PRINT, RESTORATION, PRESERVATION, DIGITIZING and ARCHIVING solutions for cinema and audio, as well as digital data files. We thrive on innovation, excellent customer service and one of the most complete and impressive full-service film laboratories in the world. Now with our USA-based venture, we aim to provide these services to clients here at the highest level of quality, while offering the most competitive rates available. MPS LABO aims to become one of the leading figures for all analog/digital film services in Hollywood.
NBC Universal StudioPost
NBC Universal StudioPost- a complete post production on-lot operation for TV & feature post, sound services, content mastering, archive management and media fulfillment.
Prasad Corporation utilizes the latest tools to scan and restore your motion picture film, 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 Prasad Corp, our team’s years of experience allow us to handle complicated restoration projects.
Prime Focus Technologies
Prime Focus Technologies (PFT) is the creator of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, CLEAR™ for the Media & Entertainment (M&E) industry. It offers broadcasters, studios, brands and service providers transformational solutions that help them lower their Total Cost of Operations (TCOP) by virtualizing business processes around content and managing their business of content better. PFT brings together a unique blend of Media and IT skills backed by a deep understanding of the global M&E industry.
When it comes to film storage needs, Tuscan understands the importance of longevity. With over 50 years as a major manufacturer of containers, reels, and cores we’ve helped preserve valuable footage for film users throughout the world. And now after extensive research, we’ve developed a revolutionary actively ventilated container that significantly improves airflow compared to standard ventilated containers. Please visit us in the Vendor Café for more information and 8mm, 16mm, and 35mm free samples. ph: 480-288-9398 fx: 480-288-9474 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Verbit Archive Discover enable cost effective sync transcript, captioning for oral & recorded history. A comprehensive AI based platform providing content Discovery & Metadata enrichment for both video and audio files.