Collection consists of digitized film and video works created, directed, supervised or produced by James and Margaret Beveridge. James and Margaret Beveridge have directed and edited documentary films for the National Film Board of Canada (1939-1961) and other independent film making ventures, James as director and Margaret as editor. James also taught film making at York University from 1970-1987. Their work includes films on India and other Asian countries, the state of Canadian films, and other educational films. James Beveridge was the founding chair of Department of Film at York. Digitized material represents less than 5% of the total archive.