Restoration

Night of the Hunter (1955)

Dedicated to ensuring that film history is explored and enjoyed

All of the preservation and restoration work done at UCLA is the result of hours of painstaking hard work in collaboration with other archives, movie studios and film laboratories specializing in restoration. Computers and digital means are increasingly used to improve image and sound quality in the preservation process.

Nitrate disintegration
Nitrate disintegration
Moving images are recorded on perishable stock, but we are committed to saving them for future generations.
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
Many film screenings, DVDs, and broadcasts feature our work.
Workbench
Workbench
UCLA Film & Television Archive is a collection of administrative, archival and preservation facilities based in Los Angeles.
Lost Horizon (1937)
Lost Horizon (1937)
Join us in our mission to rescue and restore.