1 December 2003
CORBIS MOTION SIGNS REPRESENTATION AGREEMENT WITH DEVILLIER DONEGAN ENTERPRISES (DDE) SEATTLE, WA
Corbis Motion, a leading provider of rights-managed and royalty-free stock footage, has been named the global agent for Devillier Donegan Enterprises (DDE). Corbis Motion will represent footage from DDE's library of award-winning documentaries. The agreement brings one of the industry's most imaginative collections of natural history, ancient history, science, technology, and exploration footage to creative professionals worldwide.
Immediately available is footage from the Emmy Award winning television series "The Living Edens," produced by DDE and PBS. Winner of 11 Emmy and numerous other awards, "The Living Edens" travels the globe, revealing life in its most precious and ancient forms. From the icy mountains of Denali to the aqua blue seas of Costa Rica, "The Living Edens" exposes some of the last pristine places on earth. "We strive to bring our customers compelling visual elements of the highest quality and this footage provides exactly that," said Rick Wysocki, vice president, Corbis Motion Brands. "The DDE partnership underscores our ongoing commitment to delivering relevant and distinctive motion footage to our customers."
"DDE is very excited to be partnering with Corbis Motion on this venture," said DDE Director of Sales Administration and Ancillary Distribution William Larkin. "Their global reach and customer service will greatly expand this part of our business, and allow producers the world over to access our content from a market leader."
Corbis Motion's extensive product offering focuses on collections of distinct quality and originality. The Peabody, and Emmy Award winning footage from DDE contributes to Corbis Motion's strategy of bringing exclusive collections to those producing visual communications.
About Corbis Motion
Corbis Motion is a division of Corbis¨ (www.corbis.com), one of the world's leading providers of digital photography, fine art, illustrations and other media. Corbis Motion offers a rich and diverse selection of moving images for use in advertising, corporate and media & entertainment projects. The Corbis Motion market-leading collections Hot Shots, Action Sports Adventure, and Film Bank feature lifestyle, business, history, sports, time lapse, CGI and more from some of the world's leading media and entertainment companies, including Paramount Pictures, ESPN(R) and Hearst Entertainment(TM), among others, as well as footage from premium independent producers. Corbis Motion is accessible via the main Corbis website or directly at www.corbismotion.com
Devillier Donegan Enterprises (DDE) is a leading program development, production, and distribution company serving independent producers, cable networks, and broadcasters worldwide. Based in Washington, D.C., DDE develops blue-chip nonfiction programming with the world's finest independent filmmakers, covering subjects from ancient history and natural history to science, technology, and exploration. For further information, visit www.ddegroup.com.
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