The Castle Museum and the organizers of the Annecy Festival have begun to gather a collection of animation artifacts. The museum is calling for filmmakers to contribute documents, drawings, artwork etc. from their productions to be preserved. The collection has many optical machines and toys from the early days of cinema. The museum started gathering objects of importance in the 1960s and wishes the continued support of filmmakers to protect and honor the rich heritage of the medium. For more information contact: Musée-Château dAnnecy, place du Château, 74000 Annecy, France; Tel.: ++04 5033 87 30; Fax: 04 50 33 00 84; or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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