29 July 2013
Footage.net, the stock footage search engine, will be a sponsoring exhibitor at WESTDOC 2013, the West Coast Documentary and Reality conference, set to take place from September 15-18 in Los Angeles.
New York – July 29, 2013 – Footage.net, the world’s premier online resource for stock footage search and discovery, will be an exhibitor at this year’s WESTDOC Conference, set to take place September 15th thru the 18th at the Landmark Theater in Los Angeles, California. Back for its fourth year, this three-day event brings together preeminent producers, directors, writers, network executives, agents and distributors for insightful and unique seminars, as well as networking opportunities. As a resource to the global production industry, Footage.net will be on hand to meet WESTDOC attendees and answer questions about finding and using stock footage source material.
“This is our third time at WESTDOC as an exhibiting sponsor, and the event has gotten better each year,” said David Seevers, Footage.net Chief Marketing Officer. “It is one of the few conferences that focuses on documentary and non-fiction production, which is perfect for us as documentary and reality producers make up our core user base. WESTDOC offers a great opportunity to meet new clients, run into our old friends and learn about the latest developments in the non-fiction production world. We’re really looking forward to the event.”
Hailed as the “go-to” conference for the documentary and reality communities, WESTDOC offers unparalleled access to senior network executives, program buyers and top production companies.
“WESTDOC offers a great venue for stock footage companies to connect with production professionals from around the world,” said WESTDOC co-founder and managing partner Richard Propper. “So we’re very happy to welcome Footage.net back as an exhibiting sponsor as they are an important cornerstone of the stock footage industry.”
Footage.net has grown rapidly over the last several years to become one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive online stock footage resources. Footage.net provides creative professionals with the tools they need to discover and obtain the best motion content from the world’s top footage companies quickly and easily from a single site. At Footage.net, researchers can search multiple collections simultaneously, view over two million clips, and communicate instantly with stock footage partners.
Footage.net is the world’s premier online resource for stock footage research. Since 1994, Footage.net has focused on meeting the needs of both footage users and footage providers. Today, Footage.net remains committed to helping users find the best footage as quickly and easily as possible; generating new leads and licensing opportunities for our member archives; and strengthening the footage licensing industry as a whole. Our dedicated search engine makes it easy for creative professionals to search 40 world-class footage collections simultaneously and view over two million clips, many of which are available for download. Our Global Search partners include some of the best-known companies in the stock footage industry, including ABCNEWS VideoSource, Global ImageWorks, HBO Archives, NBCUniversal Archives, StormStock and WPA Film Library. Footage.net is also home to the Zap Email, used every day by creative professionals to send footage requests instantly to over 50 top footage providers. Whether they’re up against a deadline or searching for an obscure clip, creative professionals rely on Zap Emails every day to initiate their footage research projects, providing our Zap subscribers with a steady stream of new leads.
Hailed as the “go-to” conference for the Documentary and Reality communities, WESTDOC offers unparalleled access to Senior Network Executives, Program Buyers and top Production Companies. Back for its fourth year, this three-day event brings together preeminent producers, directors, writers, network executives, agents and distributors for insightful and unique seminars, as well as networking opportunities. WESTDOC offers a wide array of panels, speakers and topics, providing a wealth of information and experience for delegates at every professional level. No matter whether you’re interested in traditional documentary filmmaking, Reality TV development and production, or the brave new world of digital content creation and online distribution (or some combination of all three), WESTDOC has something for everybody in the non-fiction arena. The third day of the conference is entirely devoted to PitchFest, a rousing live presentation for Documentary and Reality producers to pitch new concepts to network and development executives for potential acquisition in front of a live audience.
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