Archives for May2012

Home Movies at Holmfirth Film Festival on 22nd May 2012

Heather Norris Nicholson presented a session on Home Movies at the Holmfirth Film Festival on 22nd May 2012 at 3pm

Website Updates

Welcome to the ACSN website and many thanks to those who have already sent their comments and suggestions.

Below are the latest updates:

A new page on Projects (under Network) that includes

  • Changing platforms of ritualized memory practices: the cultural dynamics of home movies’, Netherlands (2011-2015)
  • ‘Children and Amateur Media in Scotland’,  UK (2010 – 2014)
  • Film Fairfilm Project, USA (ongoing)
  • Stichting Amateurfilm Foundation (since 2004), Netherlands.
Conference and Events:


  • Alison Kahn
  • Charles Tepperman
  • Graeme Spurr


  • Prof. Annette Brauerhoch, ‘Home Movie Day Paderborn’, Universität Paderborn, Germany. Prof. Brauerhoch regularly teaches classes on Super 8 and amateur film and, together with her class, conducts research into regional amateur filmmaking.


  • Cuevas, E.
  • Danks, A
  • Edmonds, G.
  • Kattelle A.
  • McGrath  C.
  • Tepperman C.
  • Roepke, M.

Filmography & Artworks:

  • Persistent Visions (Erika Tan, UK, 2005, 23.48 min; multimedia installation using archival amateur films)


  • All registered members are now able to start exchanging news and comments on this post
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