preservation

Preservation

Eclair represents over 100 years of cinema, with approximately 50% of French film heritage in its care. Twenty professionals, who all share the same passion for film heritage and content preservation, are employed to look after the permanent inventory process and film reels. Since R&D is the key to success, we continually invest in the maintenance of your assets with the best technology available on the market.
Did you know

  • In 2016, we launched a new, disruptive solution, Eclair Inventory, for digital asset management based on the OAIS standard, which aims to cover clients’ physical and digital storage needs.
     
  • We currently store 4 petabytes of data! That is the equivalent of 3,000 LTO 5 tapes. 2 million reels and 1.5 million video assets are preserved at Eclair’s Burgundy Archive Center.

 

GUARANTEED PERMANENT ACCESS
> Rights holders have continuous access to their assets with real-time updates
> Asset management automatically linked to servicing orders

YOUR ASSETS ARE SECURE
> Assets are duplicated twice on two different sites
> Quality, validity check, valorized data with metadata indexation
> Guarantee against data loss: reversible solution with technical watchfulness
> OAIS compliant system (Open Archival Information System) on cold disk based architecture
> Hard drive system with technology migration and regular checksum data calculations

OPEN & FLEXIBLE
> Our system is compliant with all types of archive solutions (HD, Cloud, etc.)
> Online, off line, immediate or delayed access, several service levels available

Services

Services

  • Physical Storage
  • Digital Conversion
  • Digital Storage
  • Asset Management & Protection
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Preservation | Recent news

 gaumont heritage films restoration eclair
Press Release

Paris and Cannes (France)/ Eclair, a leader in content services for the motion picture and television industries in Europe (Ymagis Group – mnemo: MAGIS ISIN: FR0011471291, PEA-PME eligible), today announced the signature of a framework agreement with Gaumont for the restoration of 100+ feature...

Preservation | Meet Our Experts

Manel Carreras
Manel
Carreras
Country Manager | UK
  • Versioning & Accessibility
  • Digital Distribution
  • Theatrical Delivery
  • Preservation
  • London
+44 (0)7922153950
Dan Clark
Dan
Clark
Commercial Director | UK
  • Versioning & Accessibility
  • Digital Distribution
  • Theatrical Delivery
  • Preservation
  • London
+44 7545 438731
Miguel Angel Cuevas
Miguel Angel
Cuevas
Sales Manager | ES & Portugal
  • Postproduction
  • Versioning & Accessibility
  • Digital Distribution
  • Preservation
  • Barcelona
  • Madrid
+34 609 601 385
Serge Sepulcre
Serge
Sepulcre
Sales Director - FR
  • Versioning & Accessibility
  • Digital Distribution
  • Preservation
  • Paris-Vanves
  • Auxerre-Augy
  • Paris-Issy-Les-Moulineaux
+33 06 08 87 95 00
Arbona
Ana
Arbona
Head of Versioning - ES
  • Postproduction
  • Versioning & Accessibility
  • Digital Distribution
  • Preservation
  • Barcelona
  • Madrid
+34 630 944 012