28 July 2005
Now, with a searchable database www.footagefinders.com , you can easily find just the footage you are looking for from this company’s diverse catalog. Footage is available in a variety of formats from film to video to Hi Definition. Footagefinders was founded by researchers who know the world of footage inside and out.
“We know the value of stock footage and we understand how stock footage can open up new horizons. Our experience and know-how enables us to find the right images for each project. We have made it our mission to find and to offer for licensing unique and diverse “deep content” footage, as well as outstanding stock shots found in the vaults of filmmakers and private collections across a variety of high profile categories – both historic and contemporary,“ says principal partner Jessica Berman-Bogdan.
Some recent “FINDS”:
Rare color footage of Marilyn Monroe in Korea
Exclusive footage of Sadaam atrocities and rare footage taken inside Abu Graib prison. Footage of the War in Iraq with a view from inside the 101 st Airborne as they moved from Kuwait into Iraq. Ouday Hussein videotapes from one of his weddings.
Hip hop and rap –then and now - exclusive and rare interviews and performances.
Interview with US Vice President Dick Cheney in his Haliburton office in 1996
Exclusive interviews from the world of fashion with super models and designers from Naomi Campbell to Geoffrey Beane, runway shows and a behind-the-scenes look at the industry shot in 35mm
Beauty and splendor, people and lifestyle, nature and wildlife in Hi-Definition with recently shot footage from Uzbekistan, China, Bali and The Pacific Northwest. Looking for pandas in China or hand feeding of sharks in Yap? Rain forests in Costa Rica?
Rare, exclusive interviews with Palestinian leaders Sheik Ahmed Yassin, Dr. Abdel Aziz Rantisi, Ismael Abu Shanab all conducted in the weeks just prior to their assassinations as well as interviews with top Israeli officials and footage of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Blues Divas from Mavis Staples to Deborah Coleman, both performance and interviews, BB King, Pinetop Perkins and other blues greats. Footage of the places and landscapes that define Southern Blues. All in Hi Def
Footage from the Afghan-Soviet War in the 1980’s from both the Soviet and Afghan perspectives.
Elvis Presley and rock ‘n roll including the largest privately held archive of Elvis footage. Exclusive interviews with some of the most famous icons of rock n roll.
Recently found and previously uncatalogued B/W film footage of the Vietnam War
Music and celebrity red carpet arrivals and interviews
Thrills and spills footage of Mexican rodeos and other extreme sports.
FootageFinders/ Global ImageWorks footage appears in these recent productions:
• The BBC series “Soul Deep:The Story of Black Popular Music”
• E! Entertainment’s “THS-Snoop Dogg”;
• Elvis Presley Enterprises’s newly released DVD, “Elvis By the Presley’s”,
and the CBS Television special, “Elvis: The Mini Series;
• BBC2 and PBS US 3 part series on the current Israeli Palestinian situation
• Linda Ellman Productions feature length documentary “On Native Soil:
The Documentary of the 911 Commission Report” narrated by
Kevin Costner and Hillary Swank
• National Geographic’s upcoming 4 hour-miniseries “Inside 911”
• Michael Moore’s “Fahrenheit 911
• Various television commercials including Pacific Life’s “Father and Son”
and Toyota’s “Heritage” spots.
FootageFinders / Global ImageWorks encourages you to contact them directly to take advantage of their expert staff and personalized service to assist in finding just the right footage for your productions. There is no charge for research of their extensive collections. Sample clips can be sent on-line for preview. Additional Research and Rights Clearance services are offered as well.
“We’ve got it or we’ll get it”