14 October 2004
L’atelier des Archives has just signed a contract to represent the collection of l’AFP Vidéo in France, United Kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, and Benelux.
L’AFP Video was created in 2000 by L’AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE (AFP) one of the three major press agency in the world. Since then l’AFP video have produced more than ten news stories per day mainly about political and economical life in France but also more and more about international topics. All the footage are described, digitised and accessible through Internet (you can ask for a code to l’atelier des Archives)
Created in 2004 by Thierry Rolland l’atelier des Archives is representing British Movietone in France and other collections (amateurs films, Erik Durschmied and Roger Pic archives) worldwide