you searching for a walrus, a grizzly-bear, or a Boeing 737
landing on an icy runway? Maybe you are hungry for
stunning-sunsets, incredible icebergs or Shanghai-by-night? Or
perhaps the film you are editing needs footage from the harvest -
and right now you're in your last week of post-production, it's
20 degrees below zero and snowing, and working combine
harvesters are few and far between?
visual story demands great pictures and even if the budget or
the season is working against you, all is not lost!
footage is often the only solution.
historical story or period-piece, for which you need pictures
that illustrate a era that is long past, a building that was
demolished a decade ago, or people who are no longer with us,
archive film could be your only option.
Channel 6 Television film, videotape and sound archive is
probably one of the company's greatest assets - a treasure trove
for both our own - and our clients' productions.
the early 80's we have preserved almost every original tape or
film reel that we have shot, for almost every film we have ever
produced. So far this amounts to several thousands
videotapes, reels of film, audio tapes, and still photos.
all there on the shelves - and we can usually find what we're
looking for quickly!
the use of some of this material may be restricted due to
copyright or privacy reasons, the major part of this collection
is available for license to others. Corporate clients always
enjoy free access to archive material from their previous
productions when producing anew at Channel 6 Television.
following categories of film and video material are particularly
well represented in our archives -