Preserved Projects

Film Archive

To date, the Academy’s active preservation program has preserved over 1,100 films. This list is updated on a quarterly basis. Download the full excel sheet.

In 2007, the Academy began embarking on a comprehensive project to digitize and conserve thousands of videotape elements in the Archive’s collection. Download the list of videotapes that have been digitized and conserved.

Visit Academy Collections, which brings together the holdings of the Academy Film Archive and a portion of the holdings of the Margaret Herrick Library for search and discovery.

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

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

Categories
Documentary

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

Awards
Short Film (Animated) Winner

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

Awards
Short Film (Animated) Nominee

THE DIARY
Release Year:
1981
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

DINOSAUR
Release Year:
1980
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

GONE FOR A BETTER DEAL [LONG VERSION]
Release Year:
1974
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Categories
Documentary

GONE FOR A BETTER DEAL [SHORT VERSION]
Release Year:
1974
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Categories
Documentary

THE GREAT COGNITO
Release Year:
1982
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Awards
Short Film (Animated) Nominee

LEGACY
Release Year:
1979
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

THE LITTLE PRINCE
Release Year:
1979
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

MOUNTAIN MUSIC
Release Year:
1975
Preserved Year:
2012
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Categories
Music

RIP VAN WINKLE
Release Year:
0
Preserved Year:
2013
Filmmaker(s)
Will Vinton

Awards
Short Film (Animated) Nominee