Lake District post bus, 1970s

North West Film Archive The professionally recognised home for the moving image heritage of Cumbria and the NW of England.

The NWFA rescues and ensures the survival of films and videos about the NW of England for the education and enjoyment of the region's people - both today and in the future. We offer world-class preservation facilities; online catalogues; viewing Pods, public screenings; reference and research services; and commercial footage sales. The NWFA is part of Manchester Metropolitan University, and is a member of the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF).