Preserved Projects

Film Archive

To date, the Academy’s active preservation program has preserved over 800 films. This list is updated on a
quarterly basis. Download
the full Excel sheet
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CELERY STALKS AT MIDNIGHT
Release Year:
1952
Preserved Year:
1999
Filmmaker(s)
John Whitney

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

CENTURIES OF JUNE
Release Year:
1955
Preserved Year:
2007
Filmmaker(s)
Stan Brakhage, Joseph Cornell

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

CHAGALL
Release Year:
1964
Preserved Year:
2008
Filmmaker(s)
Lauro Venturi

Categories
Short
Awards
Documentary Short Winner

THE CHAIR
Release Year:
1962
Preserved Year:
2007
Filmmaker(s)
Richard Leacock, D.A. Pennebaker, Gregory Shuker, Robert Drew (executive producer)

Categories
Feature, Documentary

THE CHANCE MARKET
Release Year:
1916
Preserved Year:
2010
Filmmaker(s)
King Baggott

Categories
Fragment, Silent

CHARULATA
Release Year:
1964
Preserved Year:
1996
Filmmaker(s)
Satyajit Ray

Categories
Feature
Partners
Merchant-Ivory Foundation , The Film Foundation

CHASSE DES TOUCHES
Release Year:
1959
Preserved Year:
2000
Filmmaker(s)
Hy Hirsh

Categories
Short, Avant-garde
Collection
The iotaCenter Collection
Partners
The iotaCenter, National Film Preservation Foundation

CHERRY YOGURT
Release Year:
1962
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Bruce Baillie

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

CHICAGO LOOP
Release Year:
1976
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
James Benning

Categories
Short, Avant-garde
Partners
Austrian Filmmuseum

CHICKEN REAL
Release Year:
1970
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Les Blank

Categories
Short, Documentary

CHINA INVADED
Release Year:
1938
Preserved Year:
2007
Filmmaker(s)
George A. Fitch

Categories
Short, Documentary
Partners
Visual Communications

CHINESE SERIES
Release Year:
2003
Preserved Year:
2009
Filmmaker(s)
Stan Brakhage

Categories
Short, Avant-garde, Animation

CHOPPERS
Release Year:
1976
Preserved Year:
2011
Filmmaker(s)
Chris Langdon

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

CHRIS LANGDON COLOR TRAILERS: THIN PREMISES; BONDAGE GIRL; BONDAGE BOY; VENUSVILLE
Release Year:
1973
Preserved Year:
2009
Filmmaker(s)
Chris Langdon

Categories
Short, Avant-garde, Trailer

A CHRISTMAS GIFT
Release Year:
1980
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Categories
Animation

CHRISTOPHER TREE
Release Year:
1968
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Les Blank

Categories
Short, Documentary

THE CINEMATOGRAPHER
Release Year:
1951
Preserved Year:
2012

Categories
Short, Live-Action

CINERAMA RENAULT COMMERCIAL
Release Year:
1961
Preserved Year:
2013

Categories
Advertising, Live-Action

THE CIRCUS
Release Year:
1928
Preserved Year:
2002
Filmmaker(s)
Charles Chaplin

Categories
Feature, Silent
Awards
Special Award
Partners
Association Chaplin, L'Imaginne Ritrovatto

CITY FINAL [ -- EXCERPTS. HOLLYWOOD BLACKLIST IN 1957]
Release Year:
1957
Preserved Year:
2002

Categories
Excerpt

CITY HARVEST
Release Year:
1943
Preserved Year:
2013

Categories
Short
Collection
Academy War Film Collection

CITY OF WAX
Release Year:
1934
Preserved Year:
2007
Filmmaker(s)
Stacy Woodard (producer), Horace Woodard (producer)

Categories
Short, Documentary
Awards
Short Film (Live Action) Winner
Partners
UCLA Film and Television Archive

CITY THRONGS CHEER FALL OF GERMANY
Release Year:
1945
Preserved Year:
2012

Categories
Short
Collection
Academy War Film Collection

CLARK GABLE TELLS YOU ABOUT BILL SMITH, AMERICAN SOLDIER
Release Year:
1940
Preserved Year:
2012

Categories
Public service announcement

CLAYMATION: THREE DIMENSIONAL CLAY ANIMATION
Release Year:
1978
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Categories
Short, Combination live action and animation, Animation

THE CLIFF DWELLERS
Release Year:
1963
Preserved Year:
2010
Filmmaker(s)
Hayward Anderson

Categories
Short, Live-Action
Awards
Short Film (Live Action) Nominee

CLIMB
Release Year:
1974
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Dewitt Jones (producer)

Categories
Short, Live-Action
Awards
Short Film (Live Action) Nominee

CLOSED MONDAYS
Release Year:
1974
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Bob Gardiner, Will Vinton

Categories
Short, Animation
Awards
Short Film (Animated) Winner

CODES OF CONDUCT
Release Year:
1997
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
David Rimmer

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

COKE MANUFACTURING
Preserved Year:
2010

Categories
Silent

COLOR FRAGMENTS
Release Year:
1948
Preserved Year:
2011
Filmmaker(s)
Elwood Decker

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

COLORATURA
Release Year:
1932
Preserved Year:
2000
Filmmaker(s)
Oskar Fischinger

Categories
Short, Avant-garde, Animation

COLORFILM
Release Year:
1965
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Ben Van Meter

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

COME CLOSER [3D VERSION]
Release Year:
1953
Preserved Year:
2000
Filmmaker(s)
Hy Hirsh

Categories
Short, Avant-garde
Collection
The iotaCenter Collection
Partners
The iotaCenter, National Film Preservation Foundation

COMING ATTRACTIONS: 1928-1929 TRAILER COMPILATION
Release Year:
1928
Preserved Year:
2010

Categories
Short

COMPOSITION IN BLUE
Release Year:
1935
Preserved Year:
2000
Filmmaker(s)
Oskar Fischinger

Categories
Animation, Avant-garde, Short

CONFESSIONS OF A BLACK MOTHER-SUCCUBA
Release Year:
1965
Preserved Year:
2004
Filmmaker(s)
Robert Nelson

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

CONQUEST OF LIGHT
Release Year:
1975
Preserved Year:
2011
Filmmaker(s)
Louis Marcus

Categories
Short, Live-Action
Awards
Short Film (Live Action) Nominee

THE CONVICT'S CODE
Release Year:
1930
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Harry Revier

Categories
Feature

COPPELIA, THE ANIMATED DOLL
Release Year:
1900
Preserved Year:
2007

Categories
Short, Silent

CORIOLAN FRAGMENT
Release Year:
1933
Preserved Year:
2000
Filmmaker(s)
Oskar Fischinger

Categories
Animation, Avant-garde, Short

THE COSTUME DESIGNER
Release Year:
1950
Preserved Year:
2012

Categories
Short, Live-Action

THE CREATION
Release Year:
1981
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Categories
Short, Animation
Awards
Short Film (Animated) Nominee

THE CRIMSON KIMONO
Release Year:
1959
Preserved Year:
1998
Filmmaker(s)
Sam Fuller

Categories
Feature, Film Noir
Partners
Sony Pictures Entertainment

CRISIS: BEHIND A PRESIDENTIAL COMMITMENT
Release Year:
1963
Preserved Year:
1999
Filmmaker(s)
Robert Drew (executive producer), Richard Leacock, D.A. Pennebaker, James Lipscomb, Hope Ryden

Categories
Feature, Documentary

CROCUS
Release Year:
1971
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Suzan Pitt

Categories
Short, Avant-garde, Animation

CROSSROADS
Release Year:
1976
Preserved Year:
1995
Filmmaker(s)
Bruce Conner

Categories
Short, Avant-garde
Partners
Pacific Film Archive

CRUISIN' J-TOWN
Release Year:
1975
Preserved Year:
2011
Filmmaker(s)
Duane Kubo

Categories
Short, Documentary
Collection
Visual Communications Collection
Partners
Visual Communications

CRYSTALS
Release Year:
1951
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Elwood Decker

Categories
Short, Avant-garde

CUBE AND ROOM DRAWINGS
Release Year:
1977
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
David Haxton

Categories
Short, Avant-garde