1 June 2007
Skyworks Ltd., one of the world’s leading HD aerial film archives, today announced it has appointed Film Images France as its agent for France and French speaking territories in Europe and ProVision Stock Shots as their representative for the Scandinavian footage market.
Massimo Moretti, Archive Manager, at Skyworks, said: “We are delighted to have these two companies as our partners. Representation deals are a fundamental part of the process of developing and establishing our brand as the market leader in the supply of top end HD aerial footage. We believe Film Images and ProVision Stock Shots both bring a great deal of knowledge, enthusiasm and expertise in the market and we look forward to collaborating with them”.
Catherine Shepard, CEO at Film Images said: "This new representation deal is a wonderful opportunity to provide our clients with privileged access to a new premium range of HD aerial footage, especially French aerials that are always in great demand for the advertising market and the feature film production business, Skyworks’ HD footage is simply breathtaking".
Ulf Jacobson, MD at ProVision Stock Shots: “We are proud to represent Skyworks, their HD footage will strengthen our position in the footage licensing market in Scandinavia”.
HD footage to be represented as part of the agreement includes clips from France, Italy, the British Isles, Switzerland and Ireland.
Notes to editors
About Skyworks Ltd. With over 200 hours of HD footage the company is one of the world's leading HD aerial archives. On the television side, Skyworks has made over 100 factual programmes for, among others, the BBC, ITV and Discovery varying from series about history, landscape and heritage to observational documentaries.
About Film Images, France: the company’s portfolio includes major stock footage brands and collections such as Imagebank Film (representation for France), Third Millennium Films, Stock Options (South Africa), Clips & Footage (UK), DCR Imagenes (Spain), NHNZ Images (New Zealand), Action Sports (USA), Film World (Australia), OmniMovi, and many other independent cinematographers, filming in 16mm and 35mm film or in HD.
About ProVision Stock Shots: founded in 1981 by brothers Ulf and Lars Jacobson, the company is the established market leader in the footage licensing business in Scandinavia servicing all sectors of the media market.
For further details please contact:
At Skyworks: Massimo Moretti telephone +44(0)2088781177 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
At Film Images: Agnès Kourdadzé, Sales Manager, telephone +33 1 40 32 47 41 or by email email@example.com
At ProVision Stock Shots: Ulf Jacobson, MD, telephone +46 (0)8 6670500 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org