Ximon.nl, the new online streaming platform of the Dutch film and TV heritage institutions, was launched last week. Over 650 hours of high quality feature films, documentaries and TV drama are now available for online viewing. The earliest work dates from 1901 and the latest productions were made in 2010.
This weekend, the Lithuanian Central State Archive will present the European Film Gateway at Lithuania’s biggest and most important cinema event, “Kino Pavasaris” - Vilnius IFF.
The EFG was presented on the occasion of the Deutsches Filminstitut's Berlinale reception on 15th February 2011. Around 350 invited guests got a preview of the portal soon to be publicly launched.
On the occasion of the Berlinale reception of Deutsches Filminstitut on 15 February 2011, the European Film Gateway will be presented to the invited guests as a special preview. The public launch for the portal is scheduled for late March. 21 European project partners, among them 16 film archives, have contributed to the aim of providing a single access point to Europe's film archives' digital collections.