Aarchive Films

Over 50 years experience with cine film

Home Movies to Digital

Aarchive Films

Don’t let your priceless home movie memories gather dust and fade away. Use our expertise and years of knowledge to preserve and enjoy them for many more years to come! With over 40 years of experience in the film business dealing with Super and Standard 8mm, 9.5mm, and 16mm, we understand how to treat old films.

We have successfully transferred 9.5mm films dating back to 1898 with the original quality still in excellent condition!

Here are some personal home movies, originally shot in 1983 and transferred recently to digital and then uploaded to YouTube and easily shared.

Customer Feedback

Since 1992, we have had many happy and satisfied customers have had the joy of their precious cine film being transferred to video, DVD and digital. Here are just a few of the comments that we have received from them.

Some of the feedback is from way back when and some of it was from this year. 

Thank you to all the customers who have trusted us to look after your precious home movies. 



Welcome to our wonderful world of video documentaries! We take great pride in providing our viewers with a diverse range of short clips on our YouTube channel. Our channel is growing every day, and we’re excited to showcase our passion for steam from the South West and all over the UK.

Whether you’re a steam enthusiast or just looking to learn more about this magnificent mode of transportation, our documentaries are sure to captivate and inspire you. With stunning visuals and informative narration, we aim to transport you to the era of steam locomotives and give you a glimpse into the rich history of this iconic form of travel. So, why not join us on this incredible journey of discovery and subscribe to our channel today?

Railways Remembered

DVD documentaries

Let’s take take a journey down memory lane. The unique images of historical Plymouth and the captivating steam railways of Devon and Cornwall instantly ignite a feeling of nostalgia. The team’s passion and hard work have given us access to precious glimpses of the past, allowing us to relive moments long gone. It’s remarkable how their expert storytelling techniques and impeccable production values have helped capture the essence of the entire South West region.

Their commitment to producing high-quality documentaries is admirable, and it’s no surprise that their work has resonated with audiences of all ages. The team’s pride in their work and their unwavering commitment to excellence is what makes them truly exceptional and at the forefront of South West documentary productions.