Veteran producer of iconic war documentaries such as WWII in HD, SACRIFICE and RAW WAR launched a new footage archival licensing service called HDArchives.com
Hundreds of hours of archival footage of WWII and the Vietnam War discovered over more than a decade of research, some never seen before, are now available for licensing for producers, in pristine High Definition.
HDArchives.com offers search features and easy online ordering. All clips are delivered in 1080p ProRes HD 4:2:2 in 24 fps & Pillar-Box (4:3) via a private download link.
The cost for the footage is $45/sec or $2,500 per reel.
Hundreds of hours of Vietnam War battle footage in High Definition.
HDArchives has the largest collection of D-DAY footage in High Definition in the world.
Forbes.com Science Journalist, Tara Haelle, gave the film rave reviews. Describing it as a rich and compelling narrative featuring an impressive collection of medical experts.
She interviewed the director, Frederic Lumiere and wrote: "He said he was outraged to find out he had lived through his 20s and 30s without ever knowing about HPV, and he hopes the film will save lives. It’s hard to imagine it won’t – as long as people see it. And I strongly, strongly recommend that everyone does."
Frederic Lumiere's new film "Normandy's 100 Days" which shows in 360 degrees on 9 screens 16 times a day in Arromanches, France (Normandy's Gold Beach) had a significant increase in ticket sales after its launch.
The film which was directed and edited by Frederic Lumiere is composed of archival films stiched together in a 360 degree experience. It also has stunning animated maps and a 9.3 surround sound mix.
Stéphane Grimaldi, the director of the Memorial of Caen presented to elected officials the report. The visitorship has increased significantly since Frederic Lumiere's new film was premiered in Feb 2014 with 311, 419 moviegoers (107 039 more than in 2012). In 2014, the 70th anniversary of D-DAY 55% of visitors were from another country but France.
The first round of judging has concluded for the upcoming 2015 Realscreen Awards, and realscreen is happy to announce the nominees advancing to the second, final round of judging.
The awards, which recognize the best in reality, documentary and factual entertainment programming from around the world, will be presented during a ceremony held at the Fairmont Miramar in Santa Monica, California, on June 2, in conjunction with the forthcoming Realscreen West conference, which takes place June 1-3.
It’s one of the least known, and most crucial battles of the Vietnam War. The objective: secure Hill 724 and cut off enemy supply lines. In the deep jungles of Dak To, this mission leads American troops straight into a trap. Ambushed, on open ground 46 men are killed, 70 are wounded. Due to mas...
On Thursday, March 26 Cablefax celebrated the Digital,Tech & Trailer Awards at the Grand Hyatt in NYC. These fearless winners represent the best and brightest execs from the world of cable, online video and technology.
The Trailer Awards salute the most effective and buzz-worthy trailers promoting shows and series running around the world on cable, broadcast, mobile, the web and beyond.
The winners and honorable mentions celebrated their successes before more than 150 executives. Chatter flowed on the #CFXawards hashtag on Twitter.
Cablefax congratulates all of the finalists who represent the elite professionals and organizations who took chances, made incredible strides and understand the power of innovation.
In less than 2 minutes, the trailer for the epic World War II special chro...
From an intimate documentary about five women, each with her own unique struggle with the human papilloma virus (HPV), to a dramatic love story in the age of texting and emotions laid out on a telephone, to the challenging story of a Latina whose skill must confront tradition as she seeks to become a sushi chef, the top films at the Beloit International Film Festival have been honored with the 2015 BIFFY awards.
Honoring features, documentaries and short films and recognizing the Audience Choice selections for best films from Illinois and Wisconsin, 15 BIFFYs were handed out at Friday evening’s BIFFY Awards Ceremony at La Casa Grande Restaurant in Beloit. Many of the more than 225 filmmakers attending BIFF were on hand to receive the awards.
The Official film's website HPVEpidemic.com has been launched! A full featured website with tools to help visitors join the movement to eradicate hpv related cancers.
Visitors can now find screenings of the film in their area in realtime. They can also choose to host or sponsor a screening in their community. Director Frederic Lumiere says "We're on a mission. Making the film was the first step and this website is the next step to launch this movement which has already gained a lot of momentum. We've done more than 100 screenings around the country and I believe we'll do alot more in the months to come."
Cheryl Staurulakis, the Impact & Outreach producer says "HPVepidemic.com is the headquarter for anyone interested in joining the movement. My future Grand Children could view cervical ca...
The Wit conducted a study for the French Association of Authors (SCAM) and found that SACRIFICE was the #3 documentary in the world.
"By ranking documentaries which had the most impact in the world for the last two years (2012-1014), the number 3 (after 'Africa' from the BBC and 'Cosmos' from Nat Geo) is the mini-series SACRIFICE directed by Daniel Costelle, Isabelle Clarke and Frederic Lumiere. The series aired in Asia and Quebec on June 2nd 2014, TF1 in France on June 5th, and in the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia on The National Geographic Channel that same week.
In 2014, French filmmakers Clarke & Costelle reached out to the French-American director Frederic Lumiere to executive produce their 2nd best-seller of the year based on archival films brought back to color in HD and s...