NEW MASTERCLASS

Become a Pro
in Archival Research

Join a 3-week online course to learn the best practices in archival research and become a specialist in uncovering amazing new sources to tell your stories. It starts on November 23.

3

WEEKS CLASS TO BOOST YOUR SKILLS

100%

ONLINE WITH VIDEO MODULES
& INTERVIEWS

4

1-HOUR LIVE SESSIONS with Q&A

Level

FUNDAMENTALS
FOR BEGINNERS

The Archive Valley
Masterclass

At Archive Valley, we see a lot of TV & Film Professionals struggling with archival work. So we came up with this concrete solution.

Engaging and practical, the Archive Valley Masterclass is specially tailored to help you navigate the fascinating world of archival research and deal with all its aspects, from the research phase to rights clearing.

By the end of this 3-week course, not only you will know about the whole process including concrete tips and best practices gathered from experts worldwide but you will also be fully operational to handle the archival work of your current and upcoming productions.

3 weeks to become a pro in archival research

The course starts on November 23.
Don’t delay. The number of participants is limited.

WHAT

Learning Objectives

During this 3-week Masterclass, you will learn how to:

HOW

3 Hours per Week
A Course 100% Online

VIDEO MODULES THAT YOU CAN FOLLOW AT YOUR OWN PACE

DOWNLOADABLE pDF MATERIAL WITH PRACTICAL TIPS

ACCESS TO EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS WITH EXPERTS TO GO FURTHER

THURSDAY'S LIVE SESSIONS TO EXCHANGE WITH THE TEACHER

WHO

Specially Built for
Film & TV Professionals

This masterclass is open to producers, associates producers and filmmakers willing to acquire the ins and outs of archival research.

It’s a prerequisite for anyone who:

About the teacher

Camille Chavanne, Creative Research Project Manager
Camille Chavanne, Head of Research

Camille has been Archive Valley’s Head of Research since 2016. She manages the community of archive professionals and supervises footage research for the many different projects that pass through Archive Valley.  
Before joining the Archive Valley team, she worked as an archive researcher for several French production companies. Camille holds a master’s degree in History and another one in Audiovisual Heritage Management from INA (National Audiovisual Institute).

The Special Guests

Rosemary Rotondi (USA)
James McDonald (UK)
Maya Avidov (UK)
Laura Tusi (Argentina)
Kenn Rabin (USA)
Lily Yudinsky (Israel)
Leila Hincelin (France)

Learning Path

From Nov. 23 to Dec. 17 

Live Session on Monday November 23

– How to tackle a research: guidelines and guidances 
– Methodology
– Uncovering new sources 
– How to manage a team of archive researchers

The course starts on Monday November 23
Live Session about the course on Thursday December 3

– Navigating the rights process
– Securing licensing agreements
– Fair Use guidelines 
– Anticipating the costs and budgeting wisely
– Finding alternatives

The course starts on Thursday December 3
Live Session about the course on Thursday December 10

– Understanding the specificities of archival formats 
– How to use musical content
– Useful tips to succeed the conformation phase

Starts on Thursday December 10
Live Session about the course on Thursday December 17

Starts on Monday November 23

6PM CET / 12 PM EDT

Pricing

 Ready to enroll for the Masterclass?
Select the price that is adapted to your status
and don’t delay, the number of participants is limited.

YOUR ARE A FREELANCER

$700

YOU ARE A COMPANY MEMBER

$1200