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A passionate and experienced archive, stock footage and skills specialist. I've worked on a diverse range of programmes in the UK and US. With an extensive knowledge of entertainment, vintage television shows, news, science and technology, history, viral video, fair dealing, public domain and the US National Archives, I have relationships with most of the archive houses so can secure you a great rate! I have a knack for finding fantastic footage, images and people in the most unusual of places. I'm experienced in negotiating fees, clearing third party rights, artist clearance and sourcing clips and still images from a wide range of international sources.
With 30 years experience in broadcast production, I have worked in a wide variety of genres including Documentaries, Entertainment, Fact Ent, Arts, Advertisement & Corporate work, and experienced in sourcing & clearing archive stills & moving footage from archives, broadcasters, production companies & UGC content from around the worldÃ¢€Â¦ so I know the right places to go to for each new project whatever the subject, am familiar with all film, tape & digital formats, and all 3rd party clearances.
Archive Producer/Film Researcher with a vast base of international contacts and very strong negotiation skills. Excellent track record in delivering high quality archive content fully cleared, on time and within budget. Thorough knowledge of copyright issues and fair-dealing restrictions, as well as international programme sales and clearing website content. Highly experienced in the fast-paced world of current affairs and live TV, but equally adept at exploring the archives for more in-depth documentaries. Main areas of archival expertise include news, current affairs, factual documentary, lifestyle and showbiz, music, history and creative stockshots.
An independent archive film consultant, whose early work as a Film Researcher ranged from the 'Benny Hill Show' to Jon Blair's Oscar-winning documentary, 'Anne Frank Remembered'.
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