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Do something special for York!

YFA are asking for your help to support us in a very special campaign to preserve the rich film heritage of the city, and create a permanent legacy for everyone to see and enjoy, far into the future.

Val's Winter Blog

Here we are at the end of January!  Christmas is but a distant memory, you’ve lapsed on at least two new year resolutions, caught up on all the box sets and it’s wet, cold and dark outside. So, make yourself a nice cup of tea and snuggle down for a trip back in time.

Newcastle on Film - now available on DVD!

There’s nowhere on earth quite like Newcastle - and now, thanks to overwhelming demand, you can enjoy the moving story of the city as captured on film over the past 100 years, with our astonishing new DVD revealing ‘Newcastle on Film’.

Val's Born a Rebel blog: Part 2

For her latest series of blogs, our fabulous volunteer, Val, has taken inspiration from a newly-commissioned short film, Born a Rebel: a collaboration between Cinema for All, Yorkshire, North East and North West Film Archives (find out more about the film). Here's part two - if you haven't seen part one, you can catch up here.

Hull on Film DVD

Are you searching for the ideal Christmas present for a Hullensian?  Well, look no further than our Hull on Film DVD, packed full of fascinating footage of Hull dating from the early 1900s up to 1980!  The DVD is priced at £12 (including postage and packing), and all proceeds from sales go straight back into the preservation of the films – so every purchase helps to safeguard m

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Archive Picks

BLACK MAGIC 1955-1968

Black Magic was launched in 1933 by Rowntree's as a more affordable indulgence than the other chocolates that were available at the time. Product sales were very high during the post-war years, and the gift of a box of Black Magic became inextricably linked with the rituals of courtship. The...

Film ID: 3998 Year: 1957-1962

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