FILMar — Digitization of film heritage

Project facts

Project promoter:
Cinemateca Portuguesa(PT)
Project Number:
In implementation
Initial project cost:
Donor Project Partners:
Norwegian Film Institute(NO)


Programme outcome the project contributes to: "Cultural heritage management enhanced"

The project will increase access to film heritage in local communities as a way of enhancing knowledge of cultural heritage and of local and national identity.

The project will include, inter alia, the following main activities:

  • Reparation and digitisation of selected cultural heritage films related to the sea;
  • The development of a film programme and its dissemination through activities organised in local communities and in cooperation with relevant entities at local level;
  • The exchange of knowledge and practice with the donor project partner, including the organisation of a seminar on the dissemination and distribution of film heritage in Oslo and a seminar on the cultural and historical value of films related to the sea;
  • The creation and dissemination of a retrospective of 10-12 Portuguese films and 10-12 Norwegian films related to the sea in cooperation with the donor project partner. The retrospective will be presented in both countries to promote knowledge about the cultural heritage of these films and the traditions related to the sea.

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