Company Film Preservation, Inc., is a
501(c)(3) organization involved in the research, acquisition, preservation and publication of educational
materials related to the early silent motion picture era, with a specific focus on the
Thanhouser film enterprise.
From its founding in 1909 through 1917, Thanhouser Company,
and its successor company, Mutual's Thanhouser Film Corporation, produced and released
over 1,000 silent films to worldwide distribution.
Want to learn more about
silent films and preservation?
tours of film archives at the Library of Congress, British Film
Institute, Australia's National Film and Sound Archive, and the EYE
Filmmuseum in Amsterdam, and more.
Film Preservation is a co-founder and proud sponsor of the
International Youth Silent Film Festival.