News

Friday 4th Apr 2014

YFA are seeking a curator to research, co-ordinate, and deliver our 'Filmed and Not Forgotten' World War I project. 

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... and to celebrate the Grand Départ 2014, YFA is proud to be part of Tour de Cinema - a major strand of the 100 day Yorkshire Festival, bringing a century of cycling themed cinema to towns, cities and communities across the county.

Our new short film, From Trike to Bike, launched on 28th March as part of the Bradford Film Festival, and will play at all the major public Tour de Cinema events, on large-scale high-definition screens, popping up in beautiful open-air locations across the county, including many National Trust sites such as Malham Cove, Hardcastle Crag & Gibson Mill, Nunnington Hall, Brimham Rocks, Fountains Abbey and Ravenscar.

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Friday 7th Feb 2014

YFA will be presenting two film shows in February that are open to the public: Ilkley Film Festival on 16th February, and the East Yorkshire Association of the National Trust on 20th February.  Why not come and join us? 

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Thursday 23rd Jan 2014

Yorkshire Film Archive are delighted to be part of the Yorkshire Festival 2014, and as the excitement mounts for the Tour de Cinema programme, we've been delving into our archive collections to unearth a wealth of film footage capturing the joys of cycling in Yorkshire over the decades.

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Thursday 23rd Jan 2014

The amazing sights, sounds and traditions of Yorkshire past and present will be celebrated in a new exhibition at Abbey House Museum, Leeds, running from Saturday 25th January to Wednesday 31st December 2014.

Visitors will be able to sample a range of delights - including a short film by Andy Burns, which brings together over 35 titles from the Yorkshire Film Archive collections - at the ‘A Snapshot of Yorkshire’ display, showcasing the very best of what makes the county so great.

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