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.


AMIA publishes directories and a Newsletter in addition to its well-respected academic journal, The Moving Image.

AMIA publishes a Global Supplier Directory, a Membership Directory, and a Newsletter in addition to its well-respected academic journal, The Moving Image. In addition, publications by AMIA members provide readers with leading-edge ideas and practical solutions to challenges facing our field.

The Moving Image – AMIA’s Journal

Edited by Donald Crafton and Susan Ohmer
The Moving Image is a peer-reviewed journal that explores topics relevant to both the media archivist and the media scholar.

AMIA Newsletter

The AMIA Newsletter is published electronically. It provides information about the association and its activities, as well as regular features and information about new technologies, publications and resources of interest to moving image archivists.

AMIA Tech Review

The AMIA Tech Review (2010-2012) was edited by Ralph Sargent. Ralph is the author of “Preserving the Moving Image” published by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, 1974. He was a contributing editor and advisor for the National Film Preservation’s publication, “The Film Preservation Guide: The Basics for Archives, Libraries and Museums,” 2004. He is a life member of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers and a member of the Association of Moving Image Archivists. He has contributed lectures and presentations to both organizations touching on a wide variety of technical devices and techniques of interest to the field.