Performance of Abel Gance’s 1927 masterpiece Napoleon, September 24, 2007 at the Coliseum in Rome with the Triptych being shown on an 8.5 x 33 meter screen. The screen was built next to the Arch of Constantine on the Plazza del Colloseo, with the seating area and projection room in the Via de San Gregorio. Napoleon image copyright; Zoetrope Corporation and The Film Preserve, Ltd, with permission Courtesy: Boston Light & Sound, Inc.

Publications Committee

Chair: Melissa Dollman

The Publications Committee promotes AMIA’s mission and goals by serving in an advisory capacity in the supervision and coordination of the publication of The Moving Image journal, the AMIA Newsletter, various special publications, and book publishing endeavors.  The Publications Committee recommends to the Board programs, policies and tools to assist in the creation, direction, and operation of print and electronic publications and also takes an interest in and helps to encourage and promote the publication activities of the membership.

The Moving Image

The Moving Image is a peer-reviewed journal that explores topics relevant to both the media archivist and the media scholar. The Moving Image deals with crucial issues surrounding the preservation, archiving, and restoration of film, video, and digital moving images.  The Moving Image editorial managers:

Editors: Devin Orgeron (in-coming); Donald Crafton and Susan Ohmer (out-going)
Managing Editor: Liza Palmer
Book Reviews Editor: open position
Film Reviews Editor: open position
Editorial Assistant: open position

AMIA Newsletter

The AMIA Newsletter provides up-to-date information about the association and its activities, as well as regular columns and features, book reviews, and information about new technologies, publications and resources of interest to moving image archivists.