Accession 2015.014 - 2015.014 acquisition

Identity area

Reference code

CA ON00349 2015.014

Title

2015.014 acquisition

Date(s)

  • 1980 – 2008, predominant 1992 - 2008 (Creation)

Level of description

Accession

Extent and medium

128 boxes of textual and audio-visual materials

282 cinefilms
263 reels, 16mm
19 reels, 35mm

691 video recordings
11 video cassettes : 8mm (5 hrs., 30 min.)
22 video cassettes : Betacam
54 video cassettes : BetacamSP (ca. 32 hrs.)
70 video cassettes : Digital Betacam (ca. 49 hrs.)
178 video cassettes : DVCam (ca. 85 hrs.)
40 optical discs : DVD ; video (39 hrs., 30 min.
89 optical discs : DVD-R ; video (ca. 75 hrs.)
3 video cassettes : MiniDV (4 hrs.)
224 video cassettes : VHS (ca. 118 hrs.)

404 audio recordings
15 audio cassettes (ca. 11 hrs.)
15 optical discs : CD ; audio
8 optical discs : CD-R ; audio
172 audio cassettes : DAT (36 hrs.)
163 open reels ; audio
31 open reels : ¼ in.

ca. 115 photographs
65 prints (various sizes)
50 transparencies : 35mm, mounted
Polaroid prints (various)

37 artworks
27 storyboard illustrations, colour
10 illustrations, colour

25 graphics
25 posters

154 digital media
20 optical discs : CD ; data
37 optical discs : DVD-R ; data
89 computer disc ; data discs, floppy disk
7 hard drives
1 zip drive

30 objects
29 film props and costumes
1 16mm film projector

Context area

Name of creator

(1991 - present)

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Collection donated by Conquering Lion Pictures in 2015.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This fonds is not divided by series, but is based on the creator’s original order, following the chronological sequence of productions.

This fonds includes textual and audio-visual material relating to the following film productions:
• Save My Lost Nigga Soul
• Rude
• Love Come Down
• The Planet of Junior Brown
• Lie with Me
• Poor Boy’s Game
• The Book of Negroes
• Law of Enclosures

The fonds also contains textual materials relating to productions in development and marketing files for Conquering Lion Pictures.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

Further accruals expected.

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Preservation and privacy concerns may limit access, consult archivist for more information. Company financials are restricted.

Conditions governing reproduction

Media Commons Archive does not own the copyright of collection materials. Please consult rights holder for reproduction(s).

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Contact archivist for further finding aid information - archives.mediacommons@utoronto.ca

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Description identifier

2015.014

Institution identifier

University of Toronto Media Commons Archives

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Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

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